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Major Accident Hazard Units

Definition of Major Accident
Major Accident” means an incident involving loss of life inside or outside the site or ten or more injuries inside and/or one or more injuries outside or release of toxic chemical or explosion or fire of spillage of hazardous chemical resulting in ‘on-site’ or ‘off-site’ emergencies or damage to equipments leading to stoppage of process or adverse effects to the environment.


Definition of Major Accident Hazard (MAH) installation
"Major Accident Hazard (MAH) installation” means isolated storage and industrial activity at a site handling (including transport through carrier or pipeline) of hazardous chemicals equal to, or in excess of the threshold quantities specified in COLUMN 3 OF SCHEDULE 2 and SCHEDULE 3 respectively.


Definition of Major Chemical Accident
Major Chemical Accident means an occurrence including any major emission, fire or explosion involving one or more hazardous chemicals and resulting from uncontrolled development in the course of Industrial activity or due to natural events leading to serious effects both immediate or delayed, inside or outside the installation cause substantial loss if life and property including adverse effects on environment.

List of MAH units of various states

Punjab

Status of MAH units - punjab

Goa

Status of MAH units - Goa

West Bengal

Status of MAH units- West Bengal

Chhattisgarh

Status of MAH units - Chhattisgarh

Jharkhand

Status of MAH units- Jharkhand

Tamil Nadu

MAH control activities in Tamil Nadu by CIF, Chennai

NCT (National Capital Territory)

Status of MAH units - NCT

Madhya Pradesh

MAH units list M.P

Rajasthan

Status of MAH units - Rajasthan

Haryana

Name & Address of MAH Units of Haryana

Maharashtra

Maharashtra MAH unit details

Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh MAH units details
Status Of Implementation Status Of MSIHC Rules, 1989 (2000) and PLI Act, 1991

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh MAH units details as on 25.03.11
Andhra Pradesh MAH units contact details

Karnataka

Karanatak MAH units details
STATUS OF OFF EMERGENCY PLAN AND OFF SITE MOCK DRILLS.

 

 
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