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Accident: 950899 - Employees Burned During Fire In Acid Tank

Accident: 950899 -- Report ID: 0355124 -- Event Date: 12/05/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10577401212/06/19903069Shenandoah Industrial Rubber Company
Employees #1 and #2 were lining the inside of an acid tank using a flammable glue when a spark of unknown origin ignited the glue in the tank. Employees #1 and #2 sustained burns over 40 percent of their bodies and were hospitalized.
Keywords: burn, flammable liquid, glue, fire, spark, tank
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 105774012 Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical) Welders and cutters
2 105774012 Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical) Occupation not reported

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