Industry News

Glitch Sparks Explosion, Fire At Walnut Creek Pumping Station
February 07, 2011 – An explosion and fire at a water pumping plant in Walnut Creek controlled by the East Bay Municipal Utility District.
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CPSC Dryer Report
February 24, 2000 – This memorandum transmits a report on an evaluation of clothes dryer fires conducted by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) staff (Tab A). The memorandum also transmits a report on an analysis of clothes dryer fires that was performed by an independent contractor, FTI Consulting (Tab B). The conclusions in the contractor report are consistent with the CPSC staff’s findings and conclusions.
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