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Slide 14

Slide 14


Title: CSB Study Conclusions

Type: Text Slide


Findings Included:

  • Reactive incidents are diverse; they occur in manufacturing as well as in storage and distribution.
  • Nearly 30% of the accidents analyzed occurred in storage and handling.
  • Sources of data on reactive hazards are inadequate.
  • Industry not adequately obtaining existing knowledge on reactive hazards.
  • Gap in regulations: OSHA & EPA.
  • Gap in industry standards: NFPA.
  • Gaps in industry practices: RC & RDP specifically listed.
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