Feb 26- Two people suffered minor injuries in an explosion and hazardous materials incident at a Sunnyvale business Thursday afternoon, according to the city's Department of Public Safety.
Feb 26- Around 20 firefighters from across West Yorkshire were called to Syngenta, Leeds Road, at 11.07am, where they quickly brought the fire under control.
Feb 26- A fire at a chemical plant near Cheyenne has burned three people.
Feb 25- As reported by the BBC, emergency service were called to the scene at about 5.10pm on yesterday (Tuesday 24 February), with up to 24 firefighters tackling the blaze.
Feb 25- The BP Whiting Refinery suffered its second major malfunction in three days after a strike entered its third week.
Feb 24- Three people were injured Tuesday afternoon following an explosion at a Northeast Side cement plant.
Feb 24- Three persons were killed and one was injured in blast after fire at a pharmaceutical plant in Padra taluka here, police said on Tuesday.
Feb 24- Two people were killed and one was injured in an explosion at an ammunition factory in Ahuatepec, a city in the central Mexican state of Morelos, emergency management officials said.
Feb 24- Lafayette firefighters are on scene at a reported fire inside Alcoa on Lafayette’s southeast side.
Feb 23- A firefighter and a worker were burned by boiling water and molten metal from a furnace fire at a metal production facility on Harbor Island, Seattle fire officials said.
Feb 23- A powerful blast at a Gulf Oil Corporation plant in Hyderabad on Monday evening left at least two workers dead and 10 injured, Hyderabad police said.
Feb 23- No one was injured in the incident and production was restored, the report quotes company spokesman Scott Dean as saying.
Feb 23- The Office of the Fire Marshal is investigating a massive fire which occurred at Dominion Farm Produce on Dissette Street, Sunday morning.
Feb 22- A fire at the McClure River Preparation Plant was extinguished within 25 minutes on Saturday morning in Dickenson County, officials said.
Feb 22- Fire crews in Dickenson County, Virginia rushed to the scene of a fire at a coal cleaning plant Saturday morning.
Feb 20- Fire investigators Friday said Thursday night's fire in a Gilberts industrial park remains under investigation.
Feb 20- An issue at PBF Refinery is causing flare ups, black smoke in the sky and an oily substance was released in the air Friday, Paulsboro Police announced.
Feb 19- Fire crews from around the area battled a large blaze in Elkhart County for hours Wednesday night and into Thursday morning.
Feb 19- What's being called a "significant fire" broke out about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Standard Publishing printing plant at 455 N. Buckman, just north of downtown Shepherdsville.
Feb 19- A fire at Xcel Energy’s Steam Generation Plant on Wednesday appears to have caused only minor damage to the fuel handling building, a company spokeswoman said Thursday.
Feb 19- Wednesday's fire at a cocoa processing plant in Glasgow has been ruled accidental, according to the state fire marshal's office.
Feb 18- Montgomery Fire Department battled a chemical fire for over an hour at a manufacturing company in Gunter Industrial Park.
Feb 18- Minneapolis fire crews had more than a stubborn industrial fire on their hands early Wednesday.
Feb 18- The cause of an explosion at the ExxonMobil Refinery was under investigation Wednesday.
Feb 18- Filters in a dust containment system caught fire, sending firefighters Wednesday afternoon to a blaze at the Kawasaki Tennessee Inc. plant in Morristown.
Feb 17- One worker suffered minor injuries in a warehouse fire at a polymers plant in Jefferson County, according to first responders who provided information to KFDM News.
Feb 17- Authorities reported two employees were injured in a fire at the Procter & Gamble plant in eastern Missouri.
Feb 17- Employees at a manufacturing plant in Holland had to be evacuated Tuesday morning due to a fire.
Feb 16- The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has stopped the San Miguel Consolidated Power Plant (SMCPP) and its subcontractor from operating a boiler inside Petron Bataan Refinery (PBR) in Limay town, Bataan province, after an accident there killed a worker and injured 12 others on Wednesday.
Feb 16- The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has stopped the San Miguel Consolidated Power Plant (SMCPP) and its subcontractor from operating a boiler inside Petron Bataan Refinery (PBR) in Limay town, ...
Feb 16- A worker is trapped at a concrete plant in Marietta, according to the Cobb County Fire Department.
Feb 16- Two people were injured during a fire early Monday morning at the Procter & Gamble plant in Cape Girardeau County, according to a worker at the plant.
Feb 16- The Gastonia Fire Department extinguished a blaze at the Firestone Fibers & Textiles Plant shortly after 8 a.m. Monday.
Feb 16- Deliveries to Tesco stores were disrupted over the weekend by a fire at one of its regional distribution centres.
Feb 13- Emergency crews rescued a worker trapped under heavy equipment at a Bedford Park plant.
Feb 13- A fire has broken out at the product recovery plant of the Rio Tinto-owned Rossing Uranium mine in Namibia, the company confirmed on Friday.
Feb 13- Catalonia's regional civil protection department ended an alert early Friday after an explosion caused on Thursday toxic cloud that forced people to stay indoors for several hours.
Feb 13- The death toll from a blast which ripped through a Norwegian oil rig off Brazil has risen to five, with another four people still missing, the rig's Oslo-based owner said on Thursday.
Feb 12- A chemical explosion in Spain formed a toxic cloud, which spread over several miles. An estimated 65,000 residents were warned to stay inside their homes and close their windows to avoid inhaling the harmful fumes.
Feb 12- Fire crews from Elmira and Floradale were called to a fire at the Elmira Pet Products plant early Thursday afternoon.
Feb 12- The fire happened around 9 a.m. Thursday at the Bull Shoals Dam in ...
Feb 11- At least three workers were killed and 10 injured on Wednesday by an explosion on an offshore oil and gas platform operated by state-run Petrobras , a disaster that could further hurt the reputation of a company struggling with a corruption scandal and safety concerns.
Feb 11- A stuck valve abruptly released tons of hot pretroleum coke from the bottom of a major Delaware City Refinery unit Wednesday morning, state officials said, forcing a shutdown and sending up a huge, sooty steam plume as workers cooled the mess.
Feb 11- No one was hurt after a small fire broke out at the Co-op refinery in Regina early Wednesday morning.
Feb 11- Fire hit Scotch Smoked Salmon Co in Rainham, Essex, last night (February 11), taking four fire engines and 21 firefighters to bring under control according to the London Fire Brigade.
Feb 11- Smoke billows out of one of the cooling towers after a fire broke out at a thermal power plant in Chanda of Maharashtra’s Chandrapur district (some 200 km away from Nagpur) on Feb 9, 2015.
Feb 11- A reported fire in a control room sent Pasadena fire responders to the Peroxychem Bayport plant in Pasadena on Wednesday.
Feb 11- Four fire engines were called out to a Sheffield steel plant after a number of fires broke out around an oil quenching tank.
Nov 11- Gasoline in New York jumped on Wednesday after a fire was reported at a PBF Energy refinery supplying the US Northeast.
Feb 11- An oil workers union says another two bodies were found inside an oil ship that exploded off Brazil's coast, increasing the death toll to five.
Feb 10- A powerful explosion that set a chemical plant on fire in eastern Ukraine was blamed on a careless "dropped cigarette butt" by Kiev officials, but pro-Russian rebels say they were attacked by the Ukrainian military.
Feb 10- Two women have passed away and four others are injured as a result of an explosion at 11:19 a.m. Friday, February 6 at an Ultratec Special Effects facility in Huntsville, AL.
Feb 10- A brief fire at a Sugoinsville manufacturer disrupted production on Tuesday afternoon, sending one shift of workers home early.
Feb 10- A waste treatment plant explosion in Southern California that drove people from their homes in November was caused when a chemical was mistakenly mixed with residential sewage.
Feb 10- Officials at the Shell Refinery said a test on a crude oil line appears to have led to a small leak into the Bay from a wharf at the Martinez facility.
Feb 9- Fire does not have any season. The Chimney Tower of new 500 Mega Watt Thermal Power Plant at Chandrapur suddenly started spewing thick and dense smoke.
Feb 9- On Monday morning The Saskatoon Fire Department was called to assist MD Ambulance in the removal of a man from Saskatoon Water Treatment Plant clarifier.
Feb 9- A fire today at a Dearborn steel plant that's one of the worst air polluters in Michigan renews concern among local residents about air pollution.
Feb 9- A blaze broke out Monday at the AK Steel plant in Dearborn, company and fire officials said.
Feb 8- An explosion has claimed two lives and injured several other people at Ultratec Special Effects in Madison County.
Feb 8- Firefighters were still working to put out hot spots at the scene of a massive Lincoln County fire Monday morning.
Feb 7- The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is concerned about hazardous materials leaked into Winona Lake after an explosion at a chemical plant in Warsaw on Friday.
Feb 7- HAZMAT crews worked into the night Friday at a cheese processing plant in Swanton.
Feb 7- The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is concerned about hazardous materials that may have leaked into Winona Lake after an explosion at a chemical plant in Warsaw on Friday,...
Feb 6- Flame swallowed a fibreglass manufacturing plant in Laurel on Thursday afternoon, leaving a thick black plume of smoke visible in the sky for miles.
Feb 6- A Paterson man was severely burned and another worker was injured at a Route 46 supply store when oxygen they were using to fill cylinders inexplicably exploded Friday morning, fire Chief Vincent Colavitti Jr. said.
Feb 6- An explosion and fire broke out in a dust collection system at Jasper Rubber Company's plant #3 last night.
Feb 6- Two people are dead and several others injured after an explosion at an Alabama fireworks factory that's being slammed for its deadly past.
Feb 6- Burlington firefighters responded to a fire Friday morning at a yarn dying plant.
Feb 6- Several injuries were reported after the fire just before 11 a.m. today. The fire caused an explosion, which ruptured tanks containing potentially hazardous chemicals, at the Warsaw Chemical Company.
Feb 5- Firefighters responded to the Sherburne County Generating Station on Thursday after a fire started in one of the coal storage silos.
Feb 5- A manufacturing plant in Laurel that produces storage tanks for Bakken oil fields was destroyed Thursday after fire broke out inside the production facility.
Feb 5- Two dozen employees of a strawberry processing plant were rushed to area hospitals Thursday after an apparent ammonia spill.
Feb 5- An explosion at the Autoliv facility in Promontory on Thursday injured one worker and started a fire in a building at the Box Elder County facility.
Feb 5- An ammonia spill at a Ballico strawberry facility sickened more than 40 people and sent two dozen to area hospitals.
Feb 5- A man was injured in an small explosion at Autoliv Thursday, officials said.
Feb 4- Officials are investigating a fire that broke out at a Florence recycling plant.
Feb 4- Flames engulfed a recycling plant in Florence, Kentucky on Tuesday.
Feb 4- One person died and two were seriously injured in a chemical leak at a waste recycling plant near the Abqaiq-Dammam highway Tuesday morning. All three victims were employees of the recycling plant.
Feb 4- A small amount of diesel fuel leaked Wednesday morning at Marathon Petroleum's Galveston Bay Refinery.
Feb 3- A small fire at Ina Bearing on U.S. 1 in Cheraw Tuesday afternoon forced the evacuation of workers from the building, according to Cheraw Fire Chief Marvin Murray.
Feb 3- One worker was killed and a further four injured after an explosion at a chemical manufacturing plant operated by chemicals supplier and custom synthesis firm Survival Technologies in Ankleshwar on 20 January.
Feb 3- A plant worker was injured Tuesday morning in Cambria County in what officials are calling a furnace explosion.
Feb 3- A man was killed in an air tank explosion at a machinery manufacturing plant Monday night in northwest suburban Carol Stream.
Feb 3- A plant worker was injured this morning in Cambria County after Officials with the company said melted metal spilled out of a furnace.
Feb 2- A massive fire that engulfed a tire plant in Thailand's eastern industrial estate caused about $40 million in losses for one of China's largest tire exporters, officials said Monday.
Feb 2- Macedonian authorities say an explosion in a gas plant near the border with Greece has killed at least three workers and injured two others.
Feb 8- Fire brigades are trying to isolate an ammonia leak at the Fonterra factory near Timaru this evening.
Feb 1- At least 13 people were killed and more than a dozen injured when a fire broke out in a plastic factory in Bangladesh's capital.
Feb 1- In the worst tannery disaster in Tamil Nadu, 10 workers were drowned in toxic sludge in the early hours of Saturday at a tannery unit in the Small Industries Development Corporation (SIDCO) Industrial Estate in Ranipet.
Feb 1- HAZMAT teams continue to clear an ammonia leak at the Coca Cola plant, according to Fox59. Dispatchers received a call around 10 p.m. on Saturday from employees saying they could clearly smell ammonia.
Jan 30- Fire services evacuated several people at a Christchurch storage company after an ammonia leak in the plant room.
Jan 30- An explosion blew the top off an asphalt tank Thursday at the Knife River plant in Central Point.
Jan 30- A second explosion in four months at the Indianhead Biomass Services plant in St. Augustine has left two laborers severely burned.
Jan 30- A fire has broken out at Bay Carbon, Inc at Joseph and Marquette in Bay City.
Jan 30- Chile’s state miner Codelco said it had halted operations at a crushing plant at its El Teniente copper mine on Thursday following a fire at the plant, although other parts of the project were unaffected.
Jan 30- A fire Friday afternoon at Shiroki North America on Veterans Drive was quickly brought under control, according to Dalton Fire Chief Bruce Satterfield.
Jan 29- Heavy black smoke billowed across the Harbor Area and South Bay on Thursday afternoon from a flare at Phillips 66’s Wilmington oil refinery after an unspecified emergency interrupted the steam system, officials said.
Jan 29- Two American Refining Group (ARG) employees were injured early Wednesday when an electrical arc flash occurred as they were working on electrical equipment at the plant.
Jan 29- No injuries have been reported after a massive fire broke out at a Midlothian steel plant.