Friday, January 8, 2016

CSB to Hold ExxonMobil Refinery Incident Meeting

The Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) published a meeting notice in today’s Federal Register (81 FR 903) announcing a meeting in Torrance, CA concerning the February 18th, 2015 explosion at the ExxonMobil Refinery in Torrance. The meeting will be held on January 13th. Interim findings will be presented by the CSB Staff. The meeting will also be web cast on the CSB web site

In addition to hearing from the staff on the status of the current investigation, the Board will also hear a presentation from a panel of experts on changes that are being made to the California process safety programs.

Registration is not required, but there will be limited seating available. According to the CSB press release pre-registration can be made by contacting the agency at There will be limited time for public comments at the end of the meeting and written comments may be submitted. There has been no method specified in the notice for submitting written comments but using the above email address should suffice.

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