West (TX) Fertilizer Explosion Investigation USCSB Final Report

Description: CSB Safety Video on the April 17, 2013, fire and explosion at the West Fertilizer Company in West, Texas, which resulted in 15 fatalities, 260 injuries, and widespread community damage.

The US Chemical Safety Board has released now their final report.

The link, below, is to a downloadable .PDF copy of the report.

The seeds for disaster were sewn, in advance, in the case of the West Fertilizer explosion.

This report is worth reading, and sharing. It contains expensive lessons which should be taken to heart in our own communities.
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