Accident Report Detail
Accident: 104662.015 - Employee Sustains Facial Burns From Differential Oil
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1308425.015||04/10/2018||Cit Trucks Management Company, Inc.|
At approximately 2:30 p.m. on or about April 2, 2018, an employee was working fo r a general local freight trucking firm. He was working alone. He was removing a yoke nut from a piece of equipment (axle). The employee was having difficulty r emoving the nut, so he was heating it with an oxygen blow torch. The heated up d ifferential fluid flared up and flew into his face. He sustained second-degree b urns to his face and neck. He was hospitalized.
|1||1308425.015||49||M||Hospitalized injury||Automobile mechanics|