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Half an Hour to Tragedy: Propane Explosion in Ghent

7 Lessons
23-29 Minutes
6 Quiz Questions

Course Overview


This video program, originally produced by the Chemical Safety Board, takes the viewer on a journey through the events that harmed the city of Ghent. In January of 2007, a propane gas explosion destroyed a small store. Several people were killed in this seemingly routine operation in Ghent, and this educational video discusses why, while reminding the viewer to practice constant vigilance. As safety is the most important part of dealing with flammable gas, the most practical and realistic approaches are described in this video. This training is a must for anyone who works closely with any kind of dangerous gas, specifically propane technicians. Use this course as a reminder to employees of the hazards of working with propane.

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    Key Audience


    Professionals working near propane or other types of dangerous gas.

    Course Topics


    Overview
    Technical Analysis
    Sequence of Events
    Industry Assessment
    Corporation Assessment
    Emergency Services Assessment
    Conclusion

    Course Detail


    Course ID
    csbohaht_vod

    Time

    23-29 Min
    Questions
    6

    Languages

    en

    video format

    SD-Wide

    captions

    No

    Resources

    Yes

    Lessons

    7

    Remediation

    Yes

    Bookmarking

    Yes

    Feedback

    Yes

    Microlearning

    no