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Inspection Detail

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201501806 Event: 03/30/2000Employee'S Face Burned By Hot Oil
Employee #1 was using a chip fryer machine a food production plant when a flange bolt on the hot oil line snapped off. The ruptured line spewed hot oil on her face and arms, inflicting first- and second-degree burns. She was hospitalized for treatment in San Leandro.
Keywords: burn, hot cooking oil, equipment failure, rupture, bolt, spill, arm, face
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 125628883 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Roasting and baking machine operators, food

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