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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 170831549 - Two Employees Burned When Boiler Explodes

Accident: 170831549 -- Report ID: 0352450 -- Event Date: 06/27/1999
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30202072206/27/19992621Maryland Paper Company Limited Partnership
Employees #1 and #2 were responding to the call of a fire in the boiler room when a fire-tube boiler exploded. They were struck by caustic water conditioners, heat, steam, and assorted debris, suffering second- and third-degree burns over the front of their bodies.
Keywords: burn, heat, caustic, boiler, fire, steam, explosion, struck by, hot water
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 302020722 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Machinery maintenance occupations
2 302020722 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Machinery maintenance occupations

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