Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201065687 - Employee'S Face And Arms Are Burned In Flash Fire
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|300791746||10/04/2002||3469||Ferro Electronic Materials|
At approximately 8:15 a.m. on September 16, 2002, Employee #1, with Ferro Electronics, a manufacturer of specialty parts and materials for the electronics industry, was operating a ball mill. He was transferring flammable liquids from one container to another when a flash fire erupted. Employee #1 was hospitalized with first- and second-degree burns to his face and arms. The containers he was using did not have the proper bonding straps and he was not wearing the required personal protective equipment.
|1||300791746||Hospitalized injury||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Chemical technicians|