|Document ID (ISN)||70307|
|ISSN - Serial title
||1262-4055 - Préventique-Sécurité
|Convention or series no.
||Safety of grain silos
||Sécurité des silos [in French]|
||Sep.-Oct. 1997, No.35, p.6-28. Illus. Bibl.ref.
||This issue contains several articles relating to the explosion of a grain silo in Blaye, France, in August 1977, causing 11 fatalities. Contents: editorial comment; interview with the chief of the regional fire-fighting unit; statements by the general manager of the grain company; analysis of possible causes; fire and explosion risks in the storage of agricultural products; preventive measures.
||France; fire, explosions; grain dust; agriculture; storage tanks; grain elevators; dust explosions
||occupational accidents; cereals; risk factors; explosion hazards; hazard evaluation; fire services
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards