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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 94738.015 - Employee Is Struck By A Burst Pipe Plug And Is Killed

Accident: 94738.015 -- Report ID: 0751910 -- Event Date: 04/13/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1225261.01504/14/2017Fisher Controls
At 7:30 p.m. on April 13, 2017, an employee was checking air tank for leaks. The employee had not removed 125 psi air pressure from tank and was struck in their head by the pipe plug when it blew off from the tank.
Keywords: pipe plug, struck by, head
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1225261.015 61 M Fatality Other Assemblers

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