Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14327647 - Two Employees Burned In Grain Elevator Explosion And Fire
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Abstract: Employees #1 and #2 were engaged in routine clean-up activities (broom and shovel work) at a grain elevator. They were standing adjacent to conveyor #1 when an explosion and flash fire blast occurred. Both men suffered second- and third-degree burns over 70 percent of their bodies and were hospitalized. The source of ignition has not been determined. Damage to the facility was not extensive; the blast was contained for the most part within the enclosed conveyor legs that run vertically with the facility.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||17652439||Hospitalized injury||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Occupation not reported|
|2||17652439||Hospitalized injury||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Occupation not reported|