Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 201053071 - Employee Impaled By Hot Oxygen Lance
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|126071109||11/23/1999||3341||0||Gnb Battery Co|
Abstract: At 4:40 p.m. on August 19, 1999, Employee #1 was helping his supervisor break crust off metal slag with an oxygen lance. During the process, the flaming oxygen lance was placed outside the furnace. The oxygen lance contacted Employee #1 resulting in perforation of the abdomen as well as third degree burns to his abdomen and testicles.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||126071109||Hospitalized injury||Puncture||Production helpers|