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Accident: 170023451 - Employee Injured By Flying Rim

Accident: 170023451 -- Report ID: 0213400 -- Event Date: 07/29/1992
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10698527807/29/19924953Active Disposal Co., Inc.
Employee #1 was taking the compressed air hose off an inflated tire when its inner tube exploded. The restraining rims flew off, striking Employee #1 in the face. He sustained facial fractures that required hospitalization.
Keywords: wheel, fracture, rupture, restraining device, inflating, struck by, face, tire
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 106985278 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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