CSB Updates Status of Safety Recommendations

Safety Recommendations

The US Chemical and Safety Board (CSB) has announced the update of the 16 recommendations from 12 accident investigations, including key safety improvements resulting from the 2006 fire and explosion in Danvers, MA, and the 2005 BP Texas City refinery fire and explosion.

Dr Susan Annenberg, Deputy Managing Director for Recommendations said that safety recommendations are the CSB’s primary tool for achieving positive change and prevention future incidents. Dr Annenberg added that actions taken by the CSB recommendations recipients trigger important safety changes that can prevent accidents and save lives.

Check out this video highlighting the important role of the CSB’s recommendations program.