Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 170747901 - Three Fire Fighters Die From Burns
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|124526815||04/05/1994||9224||0||Engine 24 Ladder 5 Nyc Fd|
Abstract: On March 28, 1994, Employees #1, #2, and #3, fire fighters, were performing search operations on the second floor of a building. During this operation, heat and gases from the first floor fire traveled up the stairwell and caused a flashover. Employee #1 died and the others sustained severe burns. Employee #2 died from his injuries on the following day, and Employee #3 died approximately 40 days later.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|3||124526815||Fatality||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Supervisors, firefighting & fire prevention occupa|