Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200212843 - Employee Is Killed While Working With Liquid Nitrogen

Accident: 200212843 -- Report ID: 0626000 -- Event Date: 10/30/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31509856610/30/20101389Blowout Tools, Inc.
On October 30, 2010, Employee #1, a production supervisor, had installed a liquid nitrogen jacket around the outside of the conductor pipe and was flowing liquid nitrogen in order to form a plug. Employee #1 was found by coworkers, collapsed in the hole. He was removed by his coworkers, but he had already died.
Keywords: lung, pipe plug, asphyxiated, vapor, nitrogen, pipe, chemical vapor, toxic fumes
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 315098566 Fatality Asphyxia Supervisors, production occupations

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.