Accident Report Detail
Accident: 14308688 - Employee Killed By An Acetylene Tank Cylinder Explosion
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|100239466||03/31/1989||2813||Aetna Gas Products, Inc.|
Two employees were filling acetylene cylinders. Employee #1 was closing cylinder valves on the manifold line. Employee #2 went to the rear of the building when an explosion occurred. Employee #1 was burned to death. Employee #2 went out the back door unhurt. The reason for the explosion was unknown. A possible cause was lightning.
|1||100239466||Fatality||Concussion||Laborers, except construction|