In your own words, summarize the findings of each investigation, and compare and contrast the two incidents with respect to the chemicals involved, underlying hazards, accident causes, and recommendations from the CSB.
Please review the two case studies linked below which are related to industrial explosions investigated by the Chemical Safety Board. One involves a titanium dust explosion. The second involves an anhydrous ammonia release. On the web pages linked below, you will find a number of links, including video and actual investigation reports. Kudos to the Chemical Safety Board for the good work they do! These are very interesting incidents, and there is a lot that can be learn from them. While reviewing the cases, please take some time to appreciate the nuances between the two investigations and the hazardous substances involved.
U.S. Chemical Safety Board. (2014). AL Solutions fatal dust explosion. Retrieved from http://www.csb.gov/al-solutionsfatal-dust-explosion/
U.S. Chemical Safety Board. (2015). Millard Refrigerated Services ammonia release. Retrieved from http://www.csb.gov/millard-refrigerated-services-ammonia-release/
In your own words, summarize the findings of each investigation, and compare and contrast the two incidents with respect to the chemicals involved, underlying hazards, accident causes, and recommendations from the CSB. Note: An occasional short quote is okay. However, do not forget to use quotation marks if you quote.
Your APA formatted paper should be 4-5 pages in length (not including the title and references pages). Any sources used, including the textbook, must be referenced; paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations.