Control of major accidents

Control of major accident hazards caused by selected hazardous chemicals and chemical mixtures is guaranteed by the Ministry of the Environment. The basic legal regulation for this issue is the Act on Prevention of Major Accidents, Act n. 224/2015 Sb. The Act implements the relevant EU regulation (Directive 2012/18/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council, the so-called Seveso III).

  • Legal framework for the control of major accidents
  • Methodologies and information sources
  • Reporting and final report of major accident
  • Inspection activities