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Accident: 100226.015 - Employee Suffers Third Degree Burns To Body When Torch Line

Accident: 100226.015 -- Report ID: 0419400 -- Event Date: 10/23/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1272520.01510/23/2017Ingalls Shipbuilding
At 8:30 a.m. on October 23, 2017, an employee was bringing in equipment to work with and suffered third degree burns to 70 percent of his body when a torch line ignited. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: propane torch, flammable vapors, lp gas, burn
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1272520.015 59 M Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Welders and cutters

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