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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 Gel 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 was elevated. The employee was sprayed with the adhesive product when the spout attachment was dislodged and received second degree burns as the product began to set while he was removing his clothing. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: chemical burn, foot, glue, chemical reaction
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1324171.015 28 M Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical)

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