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Accident: 93860.015 - Worker Slips And Is Burned By Hot Rubber

Accident: 93860.015 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 02/24/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1216996.01503/09/2017Courtney Inc.

At 2:15 p.m. on February 24, 2017, Employee #1, an employee of a company special izing in waterproofing operations for commercial building construction, was at a building construction site. He was carrying a bucket containing hot rubber for waterproofing. Employee #1 slipped on a material, and the hot rubber splashed on his hand. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for burns to his hand. The subseque nt investigation determined Employee #1 was not wearing gloves at the time of th e incident.

Keywords: building, burn, construction, glove, hand, heat, ppe, slip, slippery surface, struck by
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Alteration or rehabilitation  

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1216996.015 18 M Hospitalized injury Laborers, except construction FallDist:
Cause: Waterproofing

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