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Accident: 106655.015 - Employee Is Sprayed With Adhesive Glue Product And Suffers S

Accident: 106655.015 -- Report ID: 0521700 -- Event Date: 06/13/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1324171.01506/19/2018H.B. Fuller Company
At 11:45 a.m. on June 13, 2018, an employee was unloading adhesive product (GG G el HV which contains ethyl 2-cyanoacrylate) from an elevated tank and he opened a ball valve to begin transferring a liquid adhesive product from a tank which w as elevated. The employee was sprayed with the adhesive product when the spout attachment was dislodged and received second degree burns as the product began t o set while he was removing his clothing. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: chemical burn, chemical reaction, foot, glue
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1324171.015 28 M Hospitalized injury

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