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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14251185 - Employee Burned From Heavy Metal And Oxygen Fire

Accident: 14251185 -- Report ID: 0453710 -- Event Date: 01/26/1989
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1848239802/27/19898069Lennox Baker Childrens Hospital
An oxygen regulator ignited and burned as Employee #1 was turning on the regulator. The brass housing of the regulator and the internal parts served as the fuel in the oxygen rich atmosphere. Employee #1 suffered second-degree burns on his arm.
Keywords: burn, oxygen, regulator valve, fire, arm
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 18482398 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants

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