Related, an industrial accident is a disaster type term used to describe technological accidents of an industrial nature involving industrial buildings. It comprises a number of disaster subsets: chemical spill/leak, explosions, collapses, gas leaks, etc. It is also used to describe technological transport accidents involving mechanized modes of transport. source: CRED
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Could the catastrophic collapse of the Samarco iron ore tailings dam in Brazil that flooded Bento Rodrigues with mud last week have been avoided? With 6 people dead and 20 missing, it emerges that Brazilian researchers had reported on the risk of a dam collapse 2 years ago. Companies and governments should assume responsibility for ensuring such calamities become far less likely to repeated...
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