Accident Report Detail
Accident: 14251136 - Employees Injured When Gasoline Tank Explodes
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|18482596||12/15/1988||4953||Four Seasons Industrial Services|
Employee #1 was cutting a used, 8,000 gallon gasoline tank with an acetylene torch. Employee #2 was helping and performing fire watch. Sparks from the torch ignited vapors from a nearby gasoline tank that had not been cleaned or purged, causing that tank to explode. Employee #1 sustained a leg fracture, and Employee #2 was burned. Both were hospitalized.
|1||18482596||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Supervisors, n.e.c.|
|2||18482596||Hospitalized injury||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Supervisors, n.e.c.|