Partners for Organizational Success, LLC

Partners for Organizational Success, LLC

Together we build solutions to guide change into the future

Information Links

Learning from others' experience is valuable in organizational development and achieving a company's goals. Below are some links to events that may help your business avoid significant pitfalls. All links will open in a new window.

Partners for Organizational Success, LLC, is prepared to evaluate your culture and processes, utilizing the learning from these and other industrial events. We help your business avoid the organizational and programmatic issues that resulted in major events for these and other companies.

Various Significant Industry Events

  • Three Mile Island Nuclear Accident
    (click for Nuclear Regulatory Commission website)
    On March 28, 1979, the Three Mile Island Unit 2 nuclear power plant accident resulted in the nuclear core meltdown and significant learning and changes in the nuclear and other industries.

  • Challenger STS 51-L Accident
    (click for NASA website)
    On January 28, 1986, The space shuttle Challenger broke apart 73 seconds after lift-off.

  • Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
    (click for Alaska Regional Response Team website)
    On March 24, 1989, the Exxon Valdez oil tanker struck a reef and released over 10 million gallons of oil into Prince William Sound, Alaska.

  • Davis-Bessie Reactor Vessel Head Degradation
    (click for Nuclear Regulatory Commission website)
    On February 16, 2002, the Davis-Bessie nuclear power station discovered football size corrosion wastage on their reactor vessel head.

  • Texas City BP Refinery Explosion
    (click for British Petroleum website)
    On March 25, 2005, the BP Texas City refinery accident resulted in 15 deaths and more than 170 injuries.


Operating Experience

Operating experience is a valuable tool for learning and growth. Combining our organizational and technical experience with our studies of significant industry events ensures that we help you develop complete solutions to your challenges.

Understanding the lessons from the events on this page can strengthen your organization.

  • Culture
  • Process improvement
  • Corrective actions
  • Safety
  • Group think
  • Problem development