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Accident: 170164974 - Employee Injured In Jump From Ladder To Escape Steam

Accident: 170164974 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 09/20/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11197422610/17/19903728Kaynar Manufacturing, Co.
Employee #1 was on a ladder replacing a valve in a hot water line when escaping steam caused him to jump to a metal grate on the floor. He sustained burns and was injured in the fall.
Keywords: burn, maintenance, ladder, steam, valve, fall, accidental discharge, high temperature, hot water
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 111974226 Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical) Not specified mechanics and repairers

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