Accident Report Detail
Accident: 739623 - Employee Dies Of Cardiac Arrest After Acid Splash
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Employee #1 was placing the #6 water condenser back on line, leaving the drain valve open while he opened a valve under the condenser. Hydrofluoric acid suddentl drained into the catch basin/drain system, and splashed the employee. He suffered first- and second-degree burns and later died of cardiac arrest.
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