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Safety Information Profile Liquefied Natural Gas-Usage In Industry.
NIOSH 1981 Jun:27 pages
Safety and health hazards associated with the industrial use of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) are profiled. LNG operations, potential hazards and current hazard control technology are described, and several case studies of LNG related accidents are cited. Listings of the possibly applicable Standard Industrial Classification Codes as well as the smaller and larger LNG facilities are included. Applicable codes, regulations, and guidelines for the design, construction, and operation of LNG facilities are listed.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-210-80-0042; Safety-engineering; Accident-prevention; Explosion-prevention;
NTIS Accession No.
Occupational Health and Safety Services, JRB Associates, Inc., Division of Safety Research, NIOSH, Morgantown, West Virginia, 27 pages, 26 references
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division