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Accident: 170247548 - Two Employees Burned By Hot Liquid

Accident: 170247548 -- Report ID: 1055350 -- Event Date: 03/26/1992
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11128822103/26/19922295Fiberglass Technology Industries Inc
A maintenance procedure in the processing area of a fiberglass panel manufacturing company produced a bucket of incompatible flammable and combustible liquids. As the bucket was carried out of the area for disposal, the liquids violently polymerized, spraying hot liquids onto Employees #1 and #2. They were treated for thermal skin burns, then released within hours. Both Employees #1 and #2 have since returned to work.
Keywords: burn, maintenance, flammable liquid, work rules, chemical reaction, combustible liquid, skin, spill, high temperature
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 111288221 Non Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported
2 111288221 Non Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported

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