Journal of Loss Prevention in The Process Industries, Vol.15, No.5, 365-372, 2002
Fires, explosions and related incidents at work in Great Britain in 1998/1999 and 1999/2000
A review of incidents in Great Britain reported to the Health and Safety Executive during 1998/1999 and 1999/2000 involving fires, explosions, runaway chemical reactions and unignited releases of flammable materials. Statistical comparisons are made against previous years based on the materials involved, and a number of common themes and causes are identified. Crown Copyright (C) 2002 Published by Elsevier Science Ltd. All rights reserved.