Control of unconfined vapor clouds by fire department water spray handlines

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U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Safety Research , Cincinnati, Ohio
Fire extinction, Fire extinguishing agents, Vapors -- Safety mea
SeriesDHHS (NIOSH) publication -- no. 87-105, DHHS publication -- no. (NIOSH) 87-105
ContributionsNational Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Division of Safety Research
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p. :
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Open LibraryOL14649554M

Control of unconfined vapor clouds by fire department water spray handlines. Authors NIOSH Source There has been no success in using water spray handlines to prevent or control ignition unless they can extinguish the ignition source. Water sprays can reduce radiant heat exposures of fire fighters and protect against radiant burns.

There has been no success in using water spray handlines to prevent or control ignition unless they can extinguish the ignition source. Water sprays can reduce radiant heat exposures of fire fighters and protect against radiant burns.

General guidelines were presented. Control of Unconfined Vapor Clouds by Fire Department Water Spray Handlines. Get this from a library.

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Numerous BLKVEs of rail and truck tank vehicles have occurred. Typical of these is the incident in Kingman, Arizona in Unconfined Vapor Cloud Explosions At times, when large quantities of flammable vapors are released and ignited, a phenomenon known as an Unconfined Vapor Cloud Explosion (UVCE) may occur.

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Full text of "Massachusetts Fire Code". TABLE OF CONTENTS (Cont.) Hazard Model Menu Option H Vapor Cloud or Plume Fire Model Hazard Model Menu Option I: Unconfined Vapor Cloud Explosion Model Hazard Model Menu Option J.

Tank Overpressurization Explosion Model Hazard Model Menu Option K. Condensed-Phase Explosion Model Unconfined vapour cloud explosion can be protected by applying water spray from ground fire water monitors and handlines.

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A vapor cloud of single, unassociated HF molecules will be lighter than air. A cloud that is lighter Runoff from fire control or dilution water may cause pollution. FIRE OR EXPLOSION leaks with no fire. use water spray to reduce vapor; do not put water directly on leak or spill area.

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Mixture with fuels may cause explosion. Container may explode in heat of fire. Vapor explosion and poison hazard indoors, outdoors or in sewers. Hydrogen and chlorine mixtures (%) are exploded by almost any form of energy (heat, sunlight, sparks, etc.).

May combine with water or steam to produce toxic and corrosive fumes of hydrochloric acid. Water spray can sufficiently be used to disperse Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) vapor. As such, was should be used as soon as possible to direct the spray stream to cut off the normal path of vapor and to disperse the vapor to a location which is safe.

It is not advisable for members holding the hose to enter the vapor cloud. Fire and Explosion Risk Analysis J J O OÃ Ã O O L L U U Í Í S S S SA A N N T T O OS SFIRE AND EXPLOSION RISK ANALYSIS F FU UN ND DA AM ME EN NT TA AL L A AN NA AL LY YS SI I S S 2 2 0 0 0 0 9 9 F F I I R R E E A A N N D D E E X X P P L L O O S S I I O O N N F F U U N N D D A A M M E E N N T T A A L L A A N N A A L L Y Y S S I I S S A AB B O OU UT T T T H HE E A AU.

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