Exploding Portable Air Tank: Were There Clues to the Impending Failure?

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Incident Description: A man received a call from his daughter, who had a flat tire and needed his help. The man grabbed a portable compressed air tank, which he planned…

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The Wrong Way To Clean A Meat Mixer/Blender

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Thomas J. Cocchiola, PE, CSP, Mechanical Engineering Consultant :::: Accident: A company that brands and sells meat products operates a plant with several production lines. The stainless-steel production machinery must…

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