Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 42822.015 - One Employee Is Killed And One Injured In Oil Tanker Explosi
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|898588.015||03/28/2013||484220||Plains Trucking Llc|
Abstract: At 3:15 p.m. on March 27, 2013, Employee #1 and #2 were preparing to clean out the inside of a crude oil tanker trailer with a power washer. They were in the first step of the process which was empting the trailer of residual oil when an explosion occurred. The explosion blasted a hole in the roof, throwing Employee #1 through the roof, killing him. He was found on the ground outside of the shop. Employee #2 was found inside the shop with a cut to the forehead and burn injuries. Employee #2 was air-lifted to a local hospital for treatment.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||898588.015||20||M||Hospitalized injury||Laborers, except construction|
|2||898588.015||19||M||Fatality||Laborers, except construction|