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Accident: 202613956 - Employee Is Burned By Hot Tar

Accident: 202613956 -- Report ID: 1054111 -- Event Date: 09/12/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31594525309/13/20111799Harris Enterprises Nw Inc
On September 12, 2011, Employee #1 was working at a construction site where hot tar was being used. The tar kettle was attached to a vehicle. Employee #1 was holding the tar kettle as the vehicle moved away, and the kettle fell off the vehicle. Employee #1 fell into the hot tar and suffered severe burns to his hands and arms.
Keywords: burn, arm, hot tar, hand
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling Alteration or rehabilitation Under $50,000 2
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 315945253 Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical) Paving, surfacing and tamping equipment operators FallDist:
Cause: Paving
FatCause: Fall, other

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