3 decades since Bhopal inwp972ent – Where are we on the learning curve?

Whether it is Chernobyl, Toulouse or Bhopal, chemical disasters have reshaped industry’s thinking of plant and personnel safety. On the 30th anniversary of the Bhopal gas tragedy, the author reflects on the safety standards in the chemical industry and the lessons India and the world at large learnt from the events that unfolded on 3rd December 1984.