Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 112489.015 - Two Employees Are Injured During Welding Explosion

Accident: 112489.015 -- Report ID: 0626700 -- Event Date: 01/05/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1369662.01501/07/2019Sunland Construction, Inc.
At 2:40 p.m. on January 5, 2019, Employees #1 and #2 and two coworkers, employed by a pipeline construction company, were working at a multi-employer job site. As a flange was being welded to an isolation test plug, an explosion and fire o ccurred. Both Employee #1 and Employee #2 were burned. Employee #1 was impale d by a pipe in his groin. Emergency services transported the two employees to t he hospital, where they were admitted and treated for their injuries.
Keywords: burn, construction, explosion, fire, impaled, pipe, pipeline, welding
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1369662.015 23 M Hospitalized injury
2 1369662.015 27 M Hospitalized injury

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close