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Show Web Version of 'Piping reduction results in fireball; workers burned' Poster in New Window
Piping reduction results in fireball; workers burned
Keywords: fire, explosion, gas, well, piping, pipe
Industries: Oil and gas
Year: 2014
Alert #: Injury 2014-04
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Show Web Version of 'The dangers of cross bores when directional drilling' Poster in New Window
The dangers of cross bores when directional drilling
Keywords: drilling, gas, electrical, explosion
Industries: Construction
Year: 2014
Alert #: WS 2014-04
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Show Web Version of 'The danger of explosions when clearing sanitary or storm sewers' Poster in New Window
The danger of explosions when clearing sanitary or storm sewers
Keywords: drilling, gas, sanitary sewer, storm sewer, explosion
Industries: Construction
Year: 2014
Alert #: WS 2014-03
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Show Web Version of 'Clean-up of hazardous combustible dust' Poster in New Window
Clean-up of hazardous combustible dust
Keywords: combustible, wood, dust, clean-up, cleaning
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2014
Alert #: WS 2014-02
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Show Web Version of 'Combustible dust hazard: Refusing unsafe work' Poster in New Window
Combustible dust hazard: Refusing unsafe work
Keywords: combustible, wood, dust, fire, explosion
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2014
Alert #: WS 2014-01
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Show Web Version of 'Using vacuum trucks to remove wood dust - Static electricity can be hazardous' Poster in New Window
Using vacuum trucks to remove wood dust - Static electricity can be hazardous
Keywords: vacuum, truck, wood, dust, fire, explosion
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2013
Alert #: WS 2013-11
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Show Web Version of 'Follow safe work procedures when starting ventilation systems after fires' Poster in New Window
Follow safe work procedures when starting ventilation systems after fires
Keywords: fire, explosion, sawmill
Industries: Sawmills, wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2013
Alert #: Injury 2013-09
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Show Web Version of 'Wood dust collection system design and inspection' Poster in New Window
Wood dust collection system design and inspection
Keywords: Wood, dust, collection system design, inspection
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2013
Alert #: WS 2013-06
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Show Web Version of 'Combustible dust winter alert - increased risk in winter' Poster in New Window
Combustible dust winter alert - increased risk in winter
Keywords: combustible, dust, explosion, sawmill
Industries: Wood & Paper Products Manufacturing
Year: 2012
Alert #: 2012-08
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Show Web Version of 'Gear Reducer Hazard' Poster in New Window
Gear Reducer Hazard
Keywords: gear, reducer, explosion, sawmill
Industries: Wood & Paper Products Manufacturing
Year: 2012
Alert #: 2012-07
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Show Web Version of 'Firefighter killed in explosion involving flammable liquids' Poster in New Window
Firefighter killed in explosion involving flammable liquids
Keywords: firefighter, fire, explosion, gasoline
Industries: Firefighting, Local government
Year: 2012
Alert #: Fatality 2012-04
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Show Web Version of 'Isocyanates in industry' Poster in New Window
Isocyanates in industry
Keywords: isocyanates, chemicals, respirator, automotive repair, construction, manufacturing
Industries: Construction, manufacturing, other
Year: 2010
Alert #: WS 2010-05
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Show Web Version of 'Worker dies when struck by exploding drum' Poster in New Window
Worker dies when struck by exploding drum
Keywords: welding, explosion, acetone
Industries: Manufacturing, other
Year: 2009
Alert #: Fatality 2009-22
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Show Web Version of 'High-pressure compressor explodes on vessel' Poster in New Window
High-pressure compressor explodes on vessel
Keywords: diving, cylinder, compressor, explosion, nitrox
Industries: Diving, fishing, tourism & hospitality
Year: 2009
Alert #: Warning 2009-20
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Show Web Version of 'Two workers seriously injured in propane explosion' Poster in New Window
Two workers seriously injured in propane explosion
Keywords: propane, leak, explosion, kitchen
Industries: Construction, oil and gas, hospitality, forestry
Year: 2009
Alert #: Injury 2009-10
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