U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board ( CSB )


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About U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board

The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board, also known as the Chemical Safety Board or CSB, is an independent U.S. federal agency charged with investigating industrial chemical accidents. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the agency's board members are appointed by the president and confirmed by the United States Senate. The CSB conducts root cause investigations of chemical accidents at fixed industrial facilities.

CSB press release, blog etc

08/02/2018 - 16:16 CSB Releases Factual Update on Explosion and Fire at Husky Refinery Located in Superior, Wisconsin
06/21/2018 - 19:23 Dr. Kristen Kulinowski Now Serving as Interim Executive Authority
06/11/2018 - 21:09 Dr. Kristen Kulinowski to Serve as Interim Executive Authority
05/25/2018 - 16:47 Calls Impersonating CSB Investigators
05/21/2018 - 18:28 Chairperson Vanessa Allen Sutherland Announces Resignation
05/02/2018 - 10:52 Husky Energy Oil Refinery Investigation Update
04/26/2018 - 13:19 CSB Investigators Deploying to Incident at the Husky Energy Oil Refinery in Superior, Wisconsin
03/19/2018 - 18:24 CSB to Hold April 4 Public Business Meeting in Washington DC
02/21/2018 - 13:39 CSB Announces Stephen J. Klejst as new Executive Director
01/25/2018 - 01:16 CSB Will Investigate Fatal Well Explosion in Oklahoma
01/11/2018 - 06:07 Update on the CSBs Ongoing Investigation into the Fatal Gas Well Explosion in Oklahoma
01/03/2018 - 11:21 CSB Releases Final Report into Chemical Release at MGPI Industries; Report Emphasizes Key Safety Lessons to Prevent Future Inadvertent Mixing Incidents
01/03/2018 - 10:39 Chemical Safety Board Releases New Safety Video, Mixed Connection, Toxic Result, Detailing Key Lessons from CSB Investigation into 2016 Chemical Release at MGPI Processing Facility in Atchison, Kansas
10/16/2017 - 06:23 CSB Releases New Safety Video into 2016 ExxonMobil Fire at Baton Rouge Refinery
09/22/2017 - 09:36 CSB Releases Factual Update on Ongoing Investigation into Midland Resource Recovery
09/18/2017 - 10:23 CSB Releases Final Report into 2016 Refinery Fire that Seriously Injured Four Workers
09/05/2017 - 07:33 CSB Issues Back to School Safety Message on Safe Practices During Classroom Science Demonstrations
08/26/2017 - 19:13 CSB Urges Oil and Chemical Facilities to Take Special Safety Precautions during Startups Following Hurricane Harvey