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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201123718 - Employee Burned In Propane Explosion

Accident: 201123718 -- Report ID: 0950613 -- Event Date: 01/27/2002
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30083701003/04/20025984Northern Energy Co.
At about 9:30 a.m. on January 27, 2002, Employee #1 was relighting the pilot light of a propane-fueled water heater at a private residence during a service call, when an explosion occurred. He was hospitalized for burns on his hands and face.
Keywords: burn, pilot light, maintenance, explosion, propane, face, hand
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300837010 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Occupation not reported

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