Application of health effects data to chemical process accidents


  • Gregory A. Holton,

    1. First Environment Inc., 314 West Broadway, Lenoir City, TN 37771
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    • Gregory A. Holton, Ph.D. is Manager of Risk Analysis for First Environment, Inc. He holds a B.S. degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY and M.S.E.E. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has twelve years experience in the development and management of projects that involve the study and assessment of industrial technologies. Dr. Holton has written over 60 publications in this field, and has made numerous presentations, including several invited talks at regional and national technical society meetings. His expertise includes modeling industrial process systems, analyzing the consequences of industrial activity, and assessing health and environmental risk.

  • David F. Montague

    1. JBF Associates Inc., Technology Drive, 1000 Technology Park Center, Knoxville, TN 37932
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    • David F. Montague is director of chemical process risk assessments at JBF Associates, Inc. His work involves performing risk assessments on chemical process facilities, providing expert testimony on process safety and risk, and teaching risk assessment courses to industry personnel. He also serves on the paper review panel for several professional journals in the risk assessment field. Mr. Montague holds a B.E. degree from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an M.E. degree from the University of Tennessee.


An approach to dealing with the problem of inadequate lethal health-effects data.