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Major Accident Reporting System

Major Accident Reporting System Major Accident Reporting System

eMARS is the official reporting repository for submitting accident reports to the European Commission according to the criteria established in the Seveso II Directive. The current MARS database contains over 700 accidents and near misses collected since 1982 from the Member States. Accident reports can be searched and analysed to extract specific lessons learned about substances, equipment etc relevant to particular types of installations. Accident reports can be searched and analysed to extract specific lessons learned about substances, equipment etc.