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Flixborough - the human response.

Kenneth Norman Westgate

Flixborough - the human response.

by Kenneth Norman Westgate

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Published by University of Bradford in Bradford .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesOccasional papers -- No. 7.
The Physical Object
Pagination26p.
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21505650M

Figure 3 — Aftermath of the accident at Flixborough, U.K. (Photograph by Trevor Kletz, reproduced with permission.) Inherently Safer Design The explosion of the chemical plant at Flixborough in England in (Figure 3), which killed 28 people, was the worst ever to have occurred in the U.K.   This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work. Scan an ISBN with your phone Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices. Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon Share. Paperback.

HUMAN is a storytelling and strategy agency that creates media for social impact. We work with an array of public and private-sector companies, nonprofit and intergovernmental organizations to design objective-driven stories that come to life through branding, video, and digital media. 5. Irregular improper maintenance of equipments in chemical industry, due to this equipment gets malfunction and ultimately fails, resulting in catastrophic explosion. The Flixborough incident is a prime example of improper maintenance which lead to the death of 28 people and injured many. Prevention and Response.

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Flixborough - the human response by Kenneth Norman Westgate Download PDF EPUB FB2

Flixborough: an analysis of the human response. Also Titled. University of bradford. disaster research unit. occasional paper no.7 Other Authors. Westgate, Kenneth N. Published. Bradford, Disaster Research Unit, University Of Bradford, Physical Description.

26 p. illus. Subjects. Flixborough -- Explosion. Westgate, K.,Flixborough—the human response, University of Bradford, Disaster Research Unit, Occasional Paper no.

7, January (reprinted September ). ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Many individuals have contributed to this by: The Human Response William James on an aftermath. I realize now better than ever how inevitable were men’s earlier mythologic versions of such catastrophes, and how artificial and against the grain of our spontaneous perceiving are the later habits into which science educates us.

The Flixborough disaster was an explosion at a chemical plant close to the village of Flixborough, North Lincolnshire, England on Saturday, 1 June It killed 28 people and seriously injured 36 out of a total of 72 people on site at the time.

The casualty figures could have been much higher if the explosion had occurred on a weekday, when the main office area would have been occupied. FLIXBOROUGH: THE GREEN RESPONSE In my first talk I said that the explosion at Flixborough in the U.K.

in had produced an explosion of papers on ways of preventing similar incidents happening again. Most writers had suggested adding on to our plants protective equipment to control the by: 2. Flixborough petrochemical plant, ¾The Flixborough works of Nypro (UK) Ltd were virtually demolished by an explosion of warlike dimensions on the afternoon of Saturday 1 June ¾The explosion was estimated to be equivalent to the force arising from 15 – 45 tons TNT.

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