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The report presents a collection of 1003 accidents associated with transportation of hazardous materials. The tables are sorted according to transportation mode, i.e. marine, inland water, rail, road or pipeline, and loading/unloading. Information presented includes the date and place of the accident, the type of event (explosion, fire, toxic release etc.), the substance involved, and the damage caused.

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Authors: BROCKHOFF L H, Technical University of Denmark, Department of Chemical Engineering, Lyngby (DK);HAASTRUP P, JRC Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 14549 EN (1992) 69 pp., FS, free of charge
Availability: Available from Joint Research Centre, Publication Department, I-21020 Ispra (Va.) (IT)
Record Number: 199511024 / Last updated on: 1995-08-18
Original language: en
Available languages: en