Technological accidents triggered by a natural hazard or disaster which result in consequences involving hazardous substances (e.g. fire, explosion, toxic release) are commonly referred to as Natech accidents. The aim of this database is to systematically collect information on Natech accidents that occured worldwide and allow the searching and analysis of Natech accident reports for lessons-learning purposes.
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European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) (2011): eNATECH Database. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/fb46d3f0-691a-4bd8-a611-be9eb5052cef
Accident analysis Community disruption Chemical accident Explosion Environmental impact Fire Emergency response Human health Lesson learned Industrial accident Natech Loss data Technological accident Toxic release Natural disaster
The eNATECH database systematically collects information on Natech accidents that occured worldwide to allow the searching and analysis of Natech accident reports for lessons-learning purposes.
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