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Accident: 14352892 - 5 Employees Burned In Oil Refinery Fire

Accident: 14352892 -- Report ID: 0418600 -- Event Date: 05/28/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
115635505/28/19862911Louisiana Land & Exploration Co.
SEVERAL OIL REFINERY EMPLOYEES WERE ATTEMPTING TO CONTAIN A SMALL LEAK AND FIRE AT THE #1 HDS HEATER. THE #1 HEATER CONTAINED HEATED NAPTHA UNDER PRESSURE. THE NAPTHA PIPE RUPTURED, RESULTING IN A CONFLAGRATION WHICH FATALLY BURNED THREE (3) EMPLOYEES AND HOSPITALIZED TWO (2) OTHERS.
Keywords: burn, fire, naphtha, rupture, explosion, gas leak, puncture
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1156355 Fatality Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported
2 1156355 Fatality Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported
3 1156355 Fatality Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported
4 1156355 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported
5 1156355 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported

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