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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 1000850 - Two Employees Burned By Scalding Water

Accident: 1000850 -- Report ID: 0453710 -- Event Date: 07/08/1988
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1847038509/08/19882257Ithaca Industries, Inc.
Employees #1 and #2 were opening a boiler porthole door to fix a small leak from inside the boiler. Hot water escaped from the boiler and Employees #1 and #2 were hospitalized with third-degree burns.
Keywords: burn, repair, work rules, boiler, accidental discharge, door, hot water
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 18470385 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Laborers, except construction
2 18470385 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Power plant operators

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