1. 2015 ICC Performance Code® for Buildings and Facilities (ICCPC)

  2. Another WRONG CHEMICAL to the WRONG TANK fatal accident (HCL and hypochlorite = Chlorine)

  3. What is the state of OH proposing in their REVISED Fire Code

  4. Another "the power of a vacuum" incident (MC 307 Collapse from condensing product)

  5. NEW and FREE Hazardous Materials Transportation Training Modules (PHMSA)

  6. PHMSA Adjusts Maximum and Minimum Civil Penalties for Inflation

  7. When they say it can never happen... Worker Dies From ingesting acid while he was on a rest break (OSHA Case #201156049)

  8. Hazards of hydrofluoric acid (HF) - Line Break gone bad

  9. Even underground HAZMAT tanks need VEHICLE PROTECTION

  10. A breakdown of the Atlas Foundry LPG BLEVE (2007)


  12. Another WRONG CHEMICAL to WRONG TANK incident (Reaction making Chlorine)

  13. Underground Storage Tank raises its ugly head, literally (video)

  14. PHMSA Issues Safety Advisory on Use of DOT-39 Cylinders for Liquefied Flammable Compressed Gas

  15. When BOLLARDS work! (Video)

  16. 2015 International Fire Code (IFC) and Vehicle Impact Protection

  17. Another "Vent & Burn" used on Cat 1 Flammable Gas(s) Transport Containers

  18. DOT Requirements for Loading/Unloading LPG and NH3

  19. NTSB releases PRELIMINARY findings on Chlorine Railcar leak in WV

  20. What OSHA's GHS Means for Fire and Building Code Officials (Fact Sheet)

  21. Who said diesel was not explosive?

  22. PHMSA Proposes to Harmonize Hazardous Materials Regulations to International Standards

  23. Did the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) just declare e-cigs an "ignition source"?

  24. REVISED Safety Advisory: Emergency Discharge Control Equipment Installation on Cargo Tank Motor Vehicles Resulting in the Potential Loss of Vehicle Control (FMCSA 2016)

  25. HAZMAT Safety Advisory: Immediate re-inspection and retesting of certain cargo tank motor vehicles required (FMCSA 2016)

  26. Fisher PRD Recall Safety Notice (DOT) FREE Ohio Fire Code Training Modules - Update from State Fire Marshal's Office (July 2016) EPCRA Revisions to Hazard Categories and Minor Corrections: Technical Amendment Ammonia is not suppose to behave that way

    HAZMAT Guys discuss two major Ammonia Releases

  27. IL has another TOTAL LOSS of NH3 from MC331 during loading/unloading @ fertilizer facility

  28. Callaway, MN MC331 Tanker vs. Train incident does NOT appear to have been a BLEVE

  29. FREE ACCESS to the 2015 International Fire Code (IFC)

  30. 2nd BLEVE in as many days??? (MC331 - Propane)

  31. IL Fire Marshal explains state codes and NFPA Life Safety Code

  32. Ohio is revising the State Fire Code for 2017

  33. Another WRONG material to WRONG tank incident 

  34. Metallurgical Evaluation of a Nurse Tank Cracked Head (Failure was SCC)


  36. 2015 Lessons Learned with HAZMAT UNLOADING accidents

  37. Cryogenic tank for liquefied carbon dioxide ruptured (Lack of Car-Seal Program)

  38. PHMSA to Hold Advisory Committee Vote on Rulemaking Proposal for Excess Flow Valves

  39. Dramatic Explosion @ Natural Gas Processing Plant (Video)

  40. Chlorine Institute offers HCl DVD Now Available for FREE

  41. Chlorine Institute offers New HYPO DVD Now Available for FREE

  42. SAFETY NOTICE: Welding on Cargo Tanks

  43. DOT issues warning about some nurse tanks (SP-16239)

  44. FAMOUS Cargo Tank Failure (Safety Alert)

  45. Forearmed is Forewarned, REVISING the NFPA 704 may make sense!

  46. New Edition of CI PPE Pamphlet 65 Available

  47. Review of HAZMAT Unloading/Loading risks (PHMSA)

  48. Unloading HAZMAT accident - WRONG TANK (NTSB DCA99MZ006)
  49. Unloading HAZMAT accident - WRONG TANK (NTSB DCA99MZ003)
  50. Receiving and unloading bulk hazardous liquids in Kentucky
  51. Hazardous Materials: Flame Arrestors (USFA)
  52. Cargo Tank Motor Vehicle (CTMV) Loading/UnLoading operations: Recommended Best Practices Guide
  53. Recommended Non-Destructive Testing to Improve Nurse Tank Safety, Phases I and II
  54. Nitrogen Cylinder Failure Incident (TX FM Report)
  55. States and US Territories that have adopted International Codes (IMC, IFC, IBC, etc.)
  56. Industrial Commission of North Dakota Adopts New Standards to Improve Oil Transportation Safety
  57. Sulfuric Acid into Hydrochloric Acid tank (Unloading Incident)
  58. Is your propane cylinder SAFE? (PHMSA)
  59. Hazardous Materials: Harmonization With International Standards (RRR)
  60. Detonation or Deflagration? (USFA)
  61. Did you know... Ammonia (and Propane) gas is NOT white?
  62. HAZMAT Awareness - PLACARDS (video)
  63. How NOT to haul an industrial LPG tank! (Video)
  64. Ammonia Explosion 30 years ago this week
  65. 2013 HAZMAT Loading/Unloading Incidents
  66. NIOSH launches the NIOSH Center for Direct Reading and Sensor Technologies (NCDRST)
  67. U.S. DOT Announces Comprehensive Proposed Rulemaking for the Safe Transportation of Crude Oil, Flammable Materials (Releases new data on Bakken crude oil to support increased safety measures)
  68. BLEVE or Diesel Tank Exploding??
  69. OSHA’s TECHNICAL MANUAL on the LIMITATIONS of Explosibility (combustible gas) Sensors
  70. Commissioning of a LNG Storage Tank (Video)
  71. 2014 Video of the Week #16 (The power of NH3 inside a pressure vessel)
  72. Nurse Tank Safety and Compliance Advisory letter (2008 Reminder)
  73. Hazardous Materials: Cryogenic Fluids (USFA)
  74. Why ice accumulates on cryogenic system vaporizers (USFA)
  75. Hazardous Materials: Cargo Tank Motor Vehicle Loading and Unloading Operations
  76. PHMSA issues Safety Alert regarding crude oil being transported from the Bakken region
  77. Adoption of ASME Code Section XII and the National Board Inspection Code
  78. Company failed to report CL2 release in timely manner ($42K - truck unloaded to WRONG tank - reaction)
  79. CFATS FAQ: What is a thermal radiation zone?
  80. Safety and Security Plans for Class 3 Hazardous Materials Transported by Rail
  81. Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security: Listening Sessions
  82. Vehicle impact protection for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) exchange cages
  83. Natural Gas Line Excavation ignition caught on camera
  84. Pipeline Safety: Notice to Operators of Hazardous Liquid and Natural Gas Pipelines of a Recall on Leak Repair Clamps Due to Defective Seal
  85. Ammonia Engine/Machinery Rooms and Hazardous Locations is NOT driven by PSM/RMP alone
  86. Reading Codes and Standards: Part 3
  87. Federal Railroad Administration Issues Emergency Order to Prevent Unintended Hazardous Materials Train Movement
  88. Reading Codes and Standards: Part 2
  89. Safety Alert: Risks Associated With Liquid Petroleum (LP) Gas Odor Fade (PHMSA)
  90. Pipeline Safety: Reminder of Requirements for Utility LP-Gas and LPG Pipeline Systems
  91. Fire Code Permits (USFA)
  92. Liquefied natural gas road tanker explosion (BLEVE incident)
  93. Preliminary Findings of the U.S. Chemical Safety Board from its Investigation of the West Fertilizer Explosion and Fire
  94. Method of Measuring Nanoparticle Penetration through Protective Glove Materials under Conditions Simulating Workplace Use
  95. Guide for Safe Use of Isocyanates - An Industrial Hygiene Approach
  96. The mistakes made in West (Not OSHA's or EPA's)
  97. FREE Resources for Ammonium Nitrate Safety (NO EXCUSES!)
  98. Bulk Liquid Oxygen Separation (USFA)
  99. House Dems Ask GAO to Examine Oversight Gaps at West, TX & Similar Facilities Nationwide
  100. Has your state adopted the International Fire Code (IFC)?
  101. Storing Ammonium Nitrate in Ohio
  102. Ammonium Nitrate Sensitization (explaining one West, TX scenario)
  103. Increased Civil Penalties Take Effect for Those Who Knowingly Violate Federal Hazmat Laws and Regulations
  104. 2012 HAZMAT Loading/Unloading Incidents
  105. BLEVE - Cause and Effect
  106. UNLOADING HAZMAT to the wrong tank (CL2 Incident)
  107. Pipeline Safety: Reporting of Exceedences of Maximum Allowable Operating Pressure
  108. NEW DOT Shipping Papers REQUIREMENT EFFECTIVE 1/1/13
  109. The DOT 25' Attendant Rule
  110. FRA Safety Advisory - 2003-02 (Excess Flow Valves)
  111. Update on CL2 release @ Poultry Plant
  112. New Reports Recommend Improvements for Acute Exposure Guideline Levels Documentation     
  113. NH3 Fertilizer Compliance info from State of MI
  114. Revisions to the Tier I and II Emergency and Hazardous Chemical Inventory Forms
  115. Compressed Gas Cylinder Color Coding
  116. Odorant Fade in Railroad Tank Cars (Safety Advisory 2012–01)
  117. Ammonia kills woman driving thru cloud (Video - News Account)
  118. Albert City, Iowa Chicken Farm BLEVE (NFPA)
  119. MAJOR Bromine Rail Car Release (Video)
  120. ANOTHER Acetylene cylinder stored in a car
  121. Cylinder Transport
  123. Morris missile: Anhydrous ammonia nurse tank explosion
  124. FREE Training Resources for Responding to Ethanol Incidents
  125. Chlorine Institute offers FIVE more FREE Technical Publications
  126. Chemical Reactivity Worksheet
  127. DOT Revises the Requirements for Emergency Response Telephone Numbers
  128. DOT final rule sets design standards for PIH-carrying tank cars
  129. DOT issues a Nurse Tank Safety and Compliance Advisory letter
  130. Chemical Plant Security
  131. BLEVE Response and Prevention (Mechanical Engineering Queen’s University)
  132. House subcommittee sends chemical security bill, H.R.2868, to full committee
  133. PHMSA is amending the HAZMAT Regulations to maintain alignment with international standards
  134. DOT to Improve Safety Around Hazardous Material Loading and Unloading Operations
  135. Does the fuel inside generators being transported from one site to the next have to meet DOT HAZMAT requirements?
  136. DOT CHANGES the Security Plan Requirements (Revised List of Materials)
  137. HAZMAT UPDATE on Railroad Tankcar Designs
  138. Propane Cylinders - Important Pressure Relief Valve Information
  139. Storing forklift propane cylinders PROPERLY
  140. Acetylene Cylinder Safety
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