TPC Group Incident and the Importance of Robust Risk Management

Recently, the importance of robust risk management programs in industrial operations has been emphasized by several incidents highlighting the catastrophic consequences of neglecting safety protocols. One recent case involves TPC Group, a Texas petrochemical company, for violating the Clean Air Act.  Earlier this week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of […]

Battery Safety: Understanding Risks and Preventive Measures

Batteries power a multitude of devices, from smartphones to electric vehicles, providing convenience and efficiency. However, batteries also carry inherent risks, including the potential for fires and explosions. Understanding the reasons behind battery explosions and taking proactive steps to prevent incidents is important to ensure safety in both personal and industrial settings. Battery explosions and […]