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Accident: 112693.015 - Employee Cleaning Tank Incurs Chemical Burns When Chlorine I

Accident: 112693.015 -- Report ID: 0950624 -- Event Date: 11/30/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1365849.01512/12/2018Superior Truck Lines, Inc.
At 1:30 a.m. on November 30, 2018, an employee was working for a firm that provi ded local, general freight trucking. He activated a clean-in-place system to san itize a milk holding tank. The system used chlorine. The bottle containing the c leaning solution fell to the floor. Some of it splashed into the employee's eye. He sustained a chemical burn to his eye. He was not hospitalized.
Keywords: chemical, chemical burn, chlorine, cleaning, eye, tank, tank cleaning
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1365849.015 60 M Non Hospitalized injury Driver-sales workers

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