Hydrogen Safety in Practice

  • Junichiro YamabeEmail author
  • Nobuhiro Kuriyama
Part of the Green Energy and Technology book series (GREEN)


This chapter introduces the near miss reports at Kyushu University submitted from 2007 to 2013 in terms of system- or organization-related problems due to machine functions and safety measures and human errors due to unconscious behavior, impulsive behavior, incomplete recognition and knowledge, and disregard of rules.


Near miss Incident Accident Hydrogen leak Gas detector O-ring Hydrogen safety 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.International Research Center for Hydrogen EnergyKyushu UniversityFukuokaJapan
  2. 2.Research Institute of Electrochemical Energy Department of Energy and EnvironmentNational Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and TechnologyOsakaJapan

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