Historical evolution of process safety and major-accident hazards prevention in Spain. Contribution of the pioneer Joaquim Casal

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Planas Cuchi, Eulàlia; Arnaldos Viger, Josep; Darbra Roman, Rosa Maria; Muñoz, Miguel; Pastor Ferrer, Elsa; Vílchez Sánchez, Juan Antonio;
(2013)
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.jlp.2013.04.005
  • Subject: Process safety | Indústria química | Chemical industry | Teaching | :Enginyeria química::Química del medi ambient [Àrees temàtiques de la UPC] | Substàncies perilloses -- Transport | Fàbriques -- Mesures de seguretat | :Enginyeria química [Àrees temàtiques de la UPC] | Hazardous substances--Transportation--Accidents | Mercaderies perilloses -- Transport | Risk | Accidents--Prevention | Historical analysis | Legislation

This paper aims at presenting the evolution of process safety in Spain from various points of view. In first place, a study of the accidents occurred in this country in the process industry and in the transportation of chemical substances is presented. After this, the s... View more
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