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Accident: 109231.015 - Two Employees Suffer Burns From Hot Water Release

Accident: 109231.015 -- Report ID: 0625700 -- Event Date: 06/06/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1346922.01506/08/2018Georgia-Pacific Consumer Operations Llc
At 3:30 a.m. on June 6, 2018, Employee #1 and #2 were called to work on a sump pump. When they arrived, they opened the inspection port. Hot water and stock that had built up pressure and heat in the pump was released, hitting the two employees in the torso, legs, and arms. Each suffered varying degrees of burns and were hospitalized.
Keywords: pump, torso, burn, leg, hot water, arm, sump tank, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1346922.015 49 M Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Machinery maintenance occupations
2 1346922.015 56 M Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Machinery maintenance occupations

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