Accident Report Detail
Accident: 113608.015 - Employee Is Struck By Foam When Tire Explodes Or Ruptures An
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1378058.015||02/14/2019||Pomps Tire Service Inc|
At 11:00 a.m. on February 11, 2019, an employee was working for a tire shop. It was part of a chain that sold and serviced new and retreaded tires. He was filli ng a tire with foam rubber when the tire ruptured. He was struck by the foam. He suffered blunt force trauma and a burn on his thigh. He was hospitalized. He un derwent surgery during which 300 millimeters (1 foot) of his small intestine was removed.
|1||1378058.015||41||M||Hospitalized injury||Machine operators, not specified|