What Heats up PSM Controversy?

The Cal/OSHA Standards Board issued what amounts to a split decision on Western States Petroleum Association’s petition to revise the Process Safety Management standard, an attempt to forestall pending litigation. … Read More »

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Oil Group Challenges PSM Rule

The Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA) is seeking to have critical parts of Cal/OSHA’s landmark 2017 process safety management reforms declared null and void. WSPA filed a lawsuit this month … Read More »

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Cal/OSHA Publishes PSM Reforms

Almost four years after a catastrophic and nearly fatal explosion and fire at the Chevron Richmond refinery sparked a statewide effort toward greater safety, Cal/OSHA has formally proposed a major … Read More »

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Refinery Working Group’s Five Fixes

Under a set of recommendations released July 11 by the state Interagency Working Group on Refinery Safety, California refineries would be required to install “inherently safer” equipment and piping, periodically … Read More »

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