Brief Accident Cases of Boilers and Pressure Vessels in Hong Kong 1 CONTENTS PAGE INTRODUCTION 3 Case 1 Explosion Of A Pressure Cooker Resulting in Injury Of A Baby And Damage In The Store-Room 4 Case 2 Overloading Of Electrical Wiring Resulting In A Fire That Damaged The Boiler
With the boiler pressure at a minimum of 75% of the safety valve set pressure, the safety valve try lever is lifted to wide open position. Steam is discharged for 5 sec to 10 sec. The try lever is released, and the disk should snap to the closed position against the valve seat. Malfunctioning safety valves must be replaced as soon as possible.
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Evaluation of loss : Death and bodily injury. Type of contact: contact with hot steam. Immediate cause : Use of unauthorized bypass method. Basic cause : Failure to observe safe work procedure. Inadequate supervision. Failure of sms : Failure to observe permit to work. Failure in communication. Inadequate safety training. Corrective measures
Mar 04, 2011 · A CASE STUDY OF THE BOILER ACCIDENT, Process Safety Management System Hashim Badat -- Follow License: CC Attribution-NoDerivs License. 11 Comments Boiler Maintenance & Safety National Productivity Council, Hyderabad, India. Dcs course Mohamed A Hakim. English
Before the captain could stop and anchor the ship, the bonnet completely blew off the valve, dumping the steam from two large power boilers into the boiler room. All 10 of the engineers in the boiler room were killed. A few somehow managed to escape the steam-filled boiler room, only to suffer for a few additional hours before finally succumbing.
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Mar 15, 2017 · Detailed logs of boiler operation and maintenance can help ensure boiler safety. Boilers should always be brought on line slowly and cold water should never be injected into a hot system. Sudden changes in temperature can warp or rupture the boiler. Because many boilers are fire-operated by natural gas, diesel or fuel oil, special precautions need to be taken.