The trial of the accident in the Gulf of Mexico started in the U.S.

The trial of the largest U.S. marine oil spill because of the accident in the Gulf of Mexico began in New Orleans, and involves the British BP and its partners, representatives of the U.S. government, private individuals and businesses.

The explosion at the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in April 2010 turned the largest environmental disaster in U.S. history. Stop the flow of oil was possible only by 4 August 2010. The accident killed 11 people, in the Gulf of Mexico waters poured 4.9 million barrels of oil. Operator of the project is the British BP, its shareholders were also Anadarko

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Collect the spilled oil on the spot w / a crash in Chuvashia continues

Rescue workers continue to collect razlivshegosyana 50 square meters of fuel oil in Shumerlinskii Chuvashia region, where the railway accident derailed 13 cars, reported the Russian Emergencies Ministry republican government.

Previously, agencies reported that rescuers finish cleaning the accident mazutav on Sunday, but a visiting committee of Gorky Railway JSC "Russian Railways" agreed to continue to work on Monday.

"A meeting of the visiting committee of Gorky Railway JSC" Russian Railways ", devoted to the planning of measures to eliminate the consequences of the stretch-Shumerlya Vurnary that took place on January 25. Following a meeting on Monday decided to continue

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Release of radiation in the accident at the Fukushima-1 underestimated twice

 

Agency for Nuclear and Industrial Safety of Japan (NISA) on Tuesday, June 7, announced the results of the examination, according to which the amount of radioactive material released into the atmosphere in the first days after a series of accidents at the nuclear power plant "Fukushima-1", was two times greater than previously thought. This is the agency "Kyodo".

Thus, in the first days of the crisis on the "Fukushima-1" release of radioactive substances into the atmosphere up to 770,000 terabecquerels. During the examination, it was found in particular that stood out from

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Snowstorm in the Nizhny Novgorod region

More than 600 accidents occurred in the Nizhny Novgorod region in the last day. In the accident 25 people injured. In most cases, the cause of the accident was the bad weather. Drifts of wet snow hampered traffic on highways, there were formed kilometer queue of trucks and cars.

Jam on the route Kirov has meant that drivers of heavy trucks for hours could not get to your destination. According to witnesses, the roadway was blocked two trucks whose drivers lost control. From a desire to avoid a traffic jam on the side of many of the cars were in

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Slovenias only nuclear power plant automatically shut down due to power failure

Reactor accident drowned after power lines.

In Slovenia, the only shut down the reactor in the nuclear power plant "Krško".

Senior representatives of the station made it clear that nuclear power was the cause of cardiac failure in the power line that supplies part of the energy produced by nuclear power plants in Croatia.

After a sharp decline in the load station safety systems worked and automatically stopped work accident.

As chairman of the management board said Stan Rozhman station, its stop there was "not because of internal and external reasons for."

According to a plant PR-Ida Novak Erele, to

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The fall of the crane caused pollution in Kiev Dnipro fuel

Due to the fall of the floating crane, which was involved in the construction of Podolsky bridge in Kiev, leaked fuel and lubricants into the Dnieper

"State Environmental Inspectorate of the sample taken in the Dnieper River in the accident. Now with MOE staff works on liquidation of consequences of the accident and prevent further spillage of fuel and lubricants on the Dnieper ", — the press-service inspection.

Yesterday, 18 November, at the Dnieper River crane fell three thousand tons, involved in the construction of Podolsky bridge. Together with the crane fell eight. Three of them were rescued Emergency

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Having survived a terrible accident, the man was long-lived

17.11.2012

For Sam Ledvarda birthday is not a sad holiday. He was one hundred six, though a man 76 years ago thought killed in an accident when he crashed a motorcycle. A former carpenter in 1936, was in a terrible motorcycle accident 500cc Triumph, which until this way is not more than two months. Sam Ledvard bought a hell of a car from a local farmer. The ill-fated motorcycle belonged to his son, but the guy brought solid woes. "I just gave it to himself," — says Mr. Ledvard. "Put the rear tires. I

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The geometry of road accidents

18/11/2012

 

Kyrgyzstan has found a universal way to prevent any accidents. The discovery did Ph.D. Sergey Kariev. His computer program determines the possibility of an accident on the driver's date of birth. Sergei Kariev over 13 years of experience in road safety. The basis of his program was the mathematical formula. On it you can calculate the probability of an accident and to identify the possible culprit. The scientist says that with the help of its development the number of accidents

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In northeast China flooded mine, 13 people were killed

BEIJING, Oct. 24. As a result of flooding of the mine in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, killing 13 people. According to the agency "Xinhua", in place of emergency rescue operations have been completed. The bodies of dead miners have brought to the surface.

Note that the accident occurred in a coal mine "Tszindi" in Jidong County is October 11. At the time of breaking of ground water in the mine were 24 miners, 11 of them managed to escape to the surface. The remaining 13 miners were trapped underground. The owner of the mine popytalyas conceal the accident. As

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Blackout in the center of Arkhangelsk

The accident on the electricity left without power center of Arkhangelsk

Last night there was an accident on ELECTROCABLE Arkhangelsk electrical networks — branch of IDGC of "North-West". As a result of the emergency power supply is off about 60 houses in the street. Resurrection — st. Loginova, city officials report.

According to the Head of Housing and Energy Viktor Churnosova, now damaged section of the cable is detected, conducted excavations. Now there is a replacement of the affected section of the cable to the next. Some of the houses connected to electricity using diesel

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