HOUSTON (ICIS)--US producer Williams Olefins faces a $99,000 (€72,270) fine from the Occupational Safety and Hazard Administration (OSHA) after the agency said on Wednesday that it found six process safety management standard violations during an investigation into the deadly 13 June plant explosion and fire in Geismar, Louisiana.
Two people died and 80 were injured in the accident, which occurred after a propylene fractionator exploded.more >>
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