Report on the investigation of the Special Major explosion accident in Xiangshui, Jiangsu Province by the State Council Li Keqiang plans to carry out special rectification
"production safety is more important than Mount Tai, and the responsibility for production safety must be compacted in the spirit of being highly responsible to the people." At an executive meeting of the State Council on 13 November, Premier Li Keqiang stressed the need to draw lessons from the particularly major explosion accident in Xiangshui, Jiangsu Province, on March 21. All those responsible for direct responsibility, supervision responsibility, leadership responsibility, and so on should be seriously punished and punished in accordance with the law and discipline. The report of the accident investigation and the results of the handling of the responsible persons shall be made public in a timely manner. "
On the same day, the meeting heard a report on the investigation of the "March 21" special major explosion accident and a briefing on the investigation and investigation of responsibility in Jiangsu Xiangshui Tianjiayi Chemical Co., Ltd. Deployment to carry out special rectification of issues such as production safety, especially the production management of hazardous chemicals.
The person in charge of the accident investigation team of the State Council reported that on March 21, a particularly serious explosion accident occurred in Jiangsu Xiangshui Tianjiayi Chemical Co., Ltd., resulting in heavy casualties and property losses, with very serious consequences. The CPC Central Committee and the State Council attached great importance to it and made arrangements for emergency rescue, treatment of the wounded, investigation and disposal of accidents, and so on. The investigation team finally determined that this was a particularly serious accident of responsibility for production safety. Exposed the relevant localities and departments to implement the responsibility of production safety is not in place, the management of business and safety is out of line, the fight against illegal acts is not effective and the main responsibility of enterprises is not implemented, violations of laws and regulations, lack of integrity and other outstanding problems. The lesson is extremely profound.
"Security is the foundation of development. We must not relax for a moment. We should always adhere to the principle of safety first." Li Keqiang said: "it is necessary to tighten the responsibility for production safety to governments at all levels, relevant departments, and personnel responsible for production safety."
It is necessary to carry out special supervision and inspection on the safety of hazardous chemicals throughout the country.
The accident investigation team of the State Council summed up eight lessons from the "March 21" major explosion accident in Xiangshui, Jiangsu Province, and put forward six suggestions on preventive measures.
Li Keqiang said: China is a big country in chemical production, but it is not yet a powerful country in chemical production. The accident has obviously exposed some problems in the chemical industry, such as lax management and low level, especially the problem of safe production of hazardous chemicals, which should be treated as a top priority.
At the meeting on the same day, the Office of the work Safety Committee of the State Council and the Ministry of Emergency Management, together with relevant departments, organized forces to carry out special rectification and strengthen supervision over the safety of production, especially the production management of hazardous chemicals, in Jiangsu Province in accordance with the law and regulations. Make sure it works. At the same time, special supervision and inspection on the safety of hazardous chemicals should be carried out throughout the country, and all localities should strictly carry out self-inspection and self-correction, and effectively eliminate hidden dangers in production, storage, transportation, waste disposal, and so on.
"in order to highlight the shortcomings, it is necessary to come up with scientific and effective measures to ensure the effectiveness of the whole system." The prime minister said.
It is necessary to speed up the establishment of a long-term mechanism for production safety
Li Keqiang demanded: "it is necessary to speed up the establishment of a long-term mechanism for production safety, make efforts on a strong foundation and a solid foundation, and make efforts to implement the responsibility of each link in grasping safety standards and regulations."
At the meeting on the same day, it was decided to improve the regulatory cooperation and joint law enforcement mechanisms of relevant departments related to the safety of hazardous chemicals, speed up the formulation and revision of relevant laws and regulations, and impose heavier penalties on subjective intentional violations that lead to major accidents. It is necessary to adhere to the new concept of development, curb the phenomenon of blind and disorderly and illegal development, and promote the upgrading of the industry and raise the level of development.
Li Keqiang finally demanded: "all localities and departments should always tighten the string of production safety, resolutely overcome paralysis and fluke psychology, comprehensively arrange and solidly carry out production safety work, and consolidate the responsibilities of all links. We will resolutely prevent the occurrence of such serious and serious accidents. "