Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 67809.015 - Employee Using Torch Is Burned And Dies
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|994254.015||09/05/2014||423930||United Recycling Inc.|
Abstract: At about 11:30 a.m. on August 26, 2014, Employee #1 was using an oxygen and propane cutting torch to cut a cylinder. He was last heard screaming for help and co-workers found him sitting on the ground severely burned and without a shirt. His torching vest, gloves, and goggles were neatly folded and sitting on the torching cart that he was using. Employee #1 received severe burns to the chest and abdomen and died.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||994254.015||53||M||Fatality||Welders and cutters|