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Foamed concrete explosion – HSE interim position 03 December 2009

This document has been produced to provide information on an explosion involving foamed concrete and provide interim advice whilst HSE continues its investigation.

There was an explosion which injured two people in August 2009. A contractor had filled a pit with foamed concrete. Whilst the concrete was setting, there was an explosion underneath the steel walkway on which two contractors were standing.

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