Accident Report Detail
Accident: 202343323 - Employee Burned By Torch While Dismantling Boiler
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|305449654||10/24/2002||1799||Coastal Lead & Asbestos Abatement, Inc.|
On October 23, 2002, Employee #1 was working with coworkers dismantling a boiler in a facility. Employee #1 was operating an oxy-acetylene burning torch when the oxygen line disintegrated causing burns to the employee's chest and arms. Employee #1 was hospitalized. The employee was not wearing any flame resistant clothing but he was wearing eye protection and gloves.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Manufacturing plant||Demolition||$500,000 to $1,000,000||1|
|1||305449654||Hospitalized injury||Burn/Scald(Heat)||Construction trades, n.e.c.||FallDist: