About Luca Clemons

Luca Clemons has worked in Process Safety as an Associate Safety Consultant at Bluefield Process Safety since graduating with his BS in Chemical Engineering at Missouri S&T in 2015.

Fire and Grain: Prefire Plans for Grain Handling Facilities

“What matters most is how well you walk through the fire.”  – Charles Bukowski A firefighter’s instinct in a fire scenario is to extinguish it, to throw water on it, to do whatever it takes to bring the situation back to a safe state. Sending a firefighter to an industrial fire without knowledge of what is [...]

By | 2017-08-24T13:06:04+00:00 August 24th, 2017|Workplace Safety|0 Comments

Zero Bin Entry

“The future is already here – it’s just not evenly distributed.” – William Gibson I previously wrote about the two grain bin accidents in Nebraska. That blog discussed the deaths, the hazards involved in those deaths, and what should have been happening before grain bin entry that could have kept the two victims in the [...]

By | 2017-07-24T16:32:30+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Workplace Safety|0 Comments

Six Ways to Die

“Two Nebraska workers have lost their lives in 2016 in the grain handling industry and far too many preventable fatalities and injuries continue to occur.” Jeff Funke, OSHA area director-Greater Omaha Area The Bureau Labor of Statistics attributes workplace injuries and illnesses to one of seven events or exposures. One of the seven, overexertion, is [...]

By | 2017-07-24T17:20:17+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Workplace Safety|0 Comments