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Accident: 57529.015 - Employee Is Struck By Debris In Pressure Release And Killed

Accident: 57529.015 -- Report ID: 0636900 -- Event Date: 01/28/2014
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
957337.01502/04/2014Compressed Air Systems, Llc
At 12:00 p.m. on January 28, 2014, an employee was trying to identify an oil lea k in a air compressor. The employee attached an air hose to a bleeder valve and the pressure caused the Crank Case Cover to explode. Debris struck the employe e, causing a fatal head injury.
Keywords: compressed air, head, pressure release, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 957337.015 46 M Fatality Machinists

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