Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 170228605 - Employee Killed In Fuel Tank Explosion
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
Abstract: Employee #1 was observing the removal of a motor from a junk car. A coworker was using a cutting torch to cut the motor mounts without disconnecting or draining the fuel lines. Apparently, a spark ignited fumes and the fuel tank exploded. Employee #1 was engulfed in flames and died from the burns he sustained.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||110667110||Fatality||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Occupation not reported|