(Cambria) Officials at the Didion Milling plant in Cambria have issued a statement following the US Chemical Safety Board report regarding the fatal explosion that occurred last May:
Didion is reviewing the Chemical Safety Board (the CSB) report released today and will continue to assist in efforts to learn what happened at our corn milling facility last May. We have been working cooperatively with the CSB as well as industry experts, on ongoing investigations into the incident to determine its cause. Throughout this process, Didion has reiterated our commitment to the safety of our employees. Our teams have worked diligently to ensure that industry safety practices and protocols are in place.
Didion pledges to continue to work cooperatively with the CSB and other agencies to maintain and enhance the safety of our team, which is our highest priority. We are also working with industry experts on construction of a new state-of-the-art corn mill, which will feature the latest technology and most effective and safe operational systems available today.