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Accident: 112000.015 - Employee Sustains Second Degree Burns To Hands And Back Duri

Accident: 112000.015 -- Report ID: 0521400 -- Event Date: 12/14/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1367562.01512/20/2018Orochem Technologies Inc.
At 8:00 a.m. on December 14, 2018, an employee was transferring toluene from a 5 5 gallon drum into another using a hand pump when a static electricity sparked a nd the toluene flared up. The employee sustained second degree burns to his han ds and back before being hospitalized.
Keywords: back, burn, fire, flammable liquid, hand, toluene
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1367562.015 25 M Hospitalized injury

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