Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 201112976 - Employee Suffers Burns When Drum Contents Explode
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
Abstract: At approximately 9:30 a.m. on December 18, 2000, Employee #1 of a high performance automotive manufacturing company was cutting a drum that contained a flammable or combustible liquid with a welding torch (5800 degrees Fahrenheit). The flammable or combustible liquid in the drum ignited and exploded into flames engulfing Employee #1. Employee #1 suffered second-and-third-degree to the hands, face, and body. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||120309059||Hospitalized injury||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Welders and cutters|