Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 170716559 - Employee Injured By Pressurized Hot Water
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Abstract: At approximately 1:50 p.m., on November 25, 1991, Employee #1, of Grimmway Farms, was using a high pressure steam gun, with approximately 3,000 psi, to wash a farm tractor. Employee #1 injected hot water into his rubber boot, penetrating his foot. The operating lever on the steam gun would not shut off the hot water when released. Employee #1 suffered a serious injury to his right foot, for which he was hospitalized for two days.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||112123567||Hospitalized injury||Cut/Laceration||Painters, construction and maintenance|