E. R. CARPENTER L. P. - TEMPLE DIVISION - Accident History

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Accident on 1995-08-22 10:00:00

Industry (NAICS):Urethane and Other Foam Product (except Polystyrene) Manufacturing (32615)
Duration of Release:00:15:00

Release Event

Gas Release?n
Liquid Spill/Evaporation?y

Release Source

Storage Vessel:y
Process Vessel:n
Transfer Hose:n
Other Release Source:

Weather Conditions at the Time of Event

Wind: 10 Miles an Hour blowing South East at 80 Degrees Fahrenheit
Atmospheric Stability Class:d
Precipitation Present?n
Unknown Weather Conditions?n

On-Site Impacts

Employee or Contractor Deaths:0
Public Responder Deaths:0
Public Deaths:0
Employee or Contractor Injuries:0
Public Responder Injuries:0
Public Injuries:0
On-site Property Damage ($):0

Known Off-Site Impacts

Other Medical Treatments:0
Off-site Property Damage ($):0

Environmental Damage

Fish or Animal Kills:n
Tree, Lawn, Shrub, or Crop Damage:n
Water Contamination:n
Soil Contamination:n
Other Environmental Damage:NONE

Initiating Event

Initiating Event:Human error

Contributing Factors

Equipment failure:n
Human error:y
Improper procedures:n
Upset condition:n
By-pass condition:n
Maintenance activity/inactivity:n
Process design failure:n
Unsuitable equipment:n
Unusual weather condition:n
Managment error:n
Other contributing factor:

Off-site Responders Notified

Off-site Responders Notified?Notified Only

Changes Introduced as a Result of the Accident

Improved or upgraded equipment:n
Revised maintenance:n
Revised training:n
Revised operating procedures:n
New process controls:n
New mitigation systems:n
Revised emergency response plan:n
Changed process:n
Reduced inventory:n
Other changes introduced:EMPLOYEE RETRAINING

Confidention Business Information

CBI claimed?n

Chemicals in Accident History

100% of 200 lbs. of the Toxic Chemical "Toluene 2,4-Diisocyanate [Benzene, 2,4-Diisocyanato-1-Methyl-]1", CAS: 584-84-9.

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