Who Is Your 2015 Hero?
Lessons Learned. Lives Saved. The disaster resulted in a law that required adding a warning odor to natural gas, thus saving millions of lives all over the world. However, the false economies and short-sighted decisions that led to the 1937 explosion are still common in too many schools today.
The Unfinished Legacy: Leadership for Excellence Needed. The story of the 1937 Texas School Explosion needs to be part of our national legacy. Let's make March 18 an annual day to prioritize the values and technical skills we need to live safely with 21st century chemicals and technology.
- "Set aside a special day each year as a memorial..."
- Leadership Needed
- Bring the Lessons to Your School
- New London School Explosion