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The Peterborough explosion

Health & Safety Executive

The Peterborough explosion

a report of the investigation by the Health and Safety Executive into the explosion of a vehicle carrying explosives at Fengate Industrial Estate, Peterborough on 22 March 1989.

by Health & Safety Executive

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Published by HMSO in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationiii,28p.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22357787M
ISBN 100118855727

An explosion ripped through dozens of trailers behind a Whirlpool factory in Peterborough releasing a huge plume of smoke into the city sky. A series of explosion sounds were heard earlier today and at least 15 HGV trailers are in flames. Peterborough (/ ˈ p iː t ər b ər ə,-ˌ b ʌr ə / ()) is a cathedral city in Cambridgeshire, England, with a population of , in Historically part of Northamptonshire, it is 76 miles ( km) north of London, on the River Nene which flows into the North Sea 30 miles (48 km) to the north-east. The railway station is an important stop on the East Coast Main Line between London.

  A man has been left with severe burns (Image: Peterborough Telegraph/) Read More Related Articles. Peterborough fireworks factory 'explosion': Man .   Featuring a gripping you-are-there narrative as well as numerous archival photographs and newspaper clippings, A Dark Day In Peterborough: A Time To Remember Decem , is the most comprehensive account of the Quaker explosion and fire, and its aftermath, yet published. Researched over a year period and written by local historian Gord Young with the assistance of .

At much the same time, the street through old Boongate that had been called Pig Lane since time immemorial was renamed St Mary's street. (Bull, J. and V., Peterborough - a portrait in old picture postcards, S.B. Publications, ) Taken from The Peterborough Book of Days by Brian Jones, The History press,   Photos: Explosion at Peterborough facility 1 of 26 At least 15 people were injured in a major explosion at New Hampshire Ball Bearings in Peterborough on Monday.


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The Peterborough explosion, a report of the investigation by The Health and Safety Executive into the explosion of a vehicle carrying explosives at Fengate Industrial Estate, Peterborough on 22 nd March --subaccordion--Conclusions.

84 The sequence of events began when a minor explosion inside the vehicle started a fire. Explosion rips through dozens of HGV trailers behind Whirlpool factory in Peterborough - sending huge cloud of smoke across the city.

The blaze started behind the. Report on the Peterborough Explosion - Blast Damage and Injuries 5a. CONTRACT NUMBER 5b. GRANT NUMBER 5c. PROGRAM ELEMENT NUMBER 6. AUTHOR(S) 5d. PROJECT NUMBER 5e. TASK NUMBER 5f. WORK UNIT NUMBER 7.

PERFORMING ORGANIZATION NAME(S) AND ADDRESS(ES) H M Explosives lnspectorate,Magdalen House,Stanley Precinct, Bootle,Merseyside Author: R Merrifield.

On Facebook, residents reported hearing a "loud explosion" at the coldstore, in Shrewsbury Avenue, Woodston. An XPO Logistics spokesman confirmed the blast occurred "at a site we sub-lease to a.

As a result of the lorry explosion on the Fengate Industrial Estate, Peterborough on 22nd March82 casualties arrived at Peterborough District Hospital.

Despite the fact that casualties arrived at the A&E Department in large numbers before the Major Accident Plan could be implemented, all of the casualties had been assessed and either Cited by: 3.

Two people seriously injured in ‘industrial explosion’ in Peterborough as blast rocks houses Cambridgeshire Police said the blast happened at. Peterborough ‘explosion’: Fears as residents hear ‘explosions’ at Whirlpool's UK HQ THE HOTPOINT factory in Peterborough is ablaze with.

At least one man is injured after an explosion at a fireworks factory in Peterborough. People nearby reported neighbouring buildings shaking from the force of the reported blast. Your Peterborough source for daily breaking news, local stories, life, opinion, voices from the community, events and more.

Visit today. Get this from a library. The Peterborough explosion: a report of the investigation by the Health and Safety Executive into the explosion of a vehicle carrying explosives at Fengate Industrial Estate, Peterborough on 22 March [Great Britain. Health and Safety Executive.]. Terror emerged amongst residents nearby the Hotpoint factory in Peterborough around this evening.

Multiple emergency service departments including army. The workers are in a serious but stable condition in hospital after the blast in Woodston, Peterborough on Wednesday. The factory is sub-leased by transport firm XPO Logistics to Nagel Langdons.

Two people have been seriously injured after an "industrial explosion" in Peterborough, police say. The pair were both wounded following the terrifying blast in.

The site of the explosion is now home to a car sales business, but as ITV News Anglia reported on the 22nd of March ,the yard on Fengate in Peterborough was a scene of chaos.

The Peterborough police chief said the explosion happened on the first floor of the plant, and the windows were blown out. Crews from more than a dozen towns, including about firefighters. A man has died after an explosion at a fireworks factory in Peterborough, police have confirmed.

The victim has been named locally as young dad. A Peterborough perspective on news, sport, what's on, lifestyle and more, from north west Cambridgeshire's regional paper covering south Lincolnshire and Fenland. A controlled explosion at an engine factory in Peterborough has been completed.

The operation was carried out due to an "unstable chemical" found at the plant. The Peterborough explosion: a report of the investigation by the Health and Safety Executive into the explosion of a vehicle carrying explosives at Fengate Industrial Estate, Peterborough on 22 March HMSO London Australian/Harvard Citation.

Great Britain. Health and Safety Executive. Its plus pages recount a dark period in Peterborough's history, the tragedy's effects on the many the disaster touched and investigates the many theories as to what caused the explosion.

Follow the latest news for Peterborough in Cambridgeshire, England, UK - Local news and information in your area. Enter your postcode to see news and information near you. Peterborough. Fire crews work through the night to fully bring Corkers Crisps factory blaze under control. An explosion was reported Monday afternoon at New Hampshire Ball Bearings in Peterborough, als said up to 15 people were injured.

Police said two of the injuries were serious, and those.Taken from The Peterborough Book of Days by Brian Jones, The History Press, Priestgate, Explosion, Phoenix Brewery Search and filter.