Accident Report Detail
Accident: 200754570 - Two Employees Are Burned When Chemical Mixture Explodes
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|112532056||08/12/2002||8731||Battelle Memorial Institute|
At approximately 3:00 p.m. on August 11, 2002, Employees #1 and #2 were transferring a highly energetic mixture of aluminum flake and ammonium perchlorate when the mixture ignited and exploded. Both employees sustained serious burns and were hospitalized.
|1||112532056||Hospitalized injury||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Occupation not reported|
|2||112532056||Hospitalized injury||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Occupation not reported|