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Case studies: industrial disasters, environmental damage and effects presentation by: dr gazala habib department of civil engineering iit delhi. They were all victims of america's worst industrial disaster then government officials, newspapers and others conspired to keep this story from the public. The news is constantly filled with industrial disasters that end with a lot of lives lost, sadly we read about entire oil platforms sinking, taking.
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The nature of industrial disaster industrial hazards are threats to people and life- support systems that arise from the mass production of goods and services3. So much attention is devoted to the cost of industrial disasters in financial terms and to the technologies that fail at times, that it is possible to lose sight of the fact . Danger originating from technological or industrial accidents, dangerous technological disasters are non-natural disastrous occurrences that include. Whatever the case of industrial disasters it is vital that you start preparing for it this article will show tips on industrial disasters survival.
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