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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 105712.015 Event: 05/15/2018Employee Is Caught When Residual Gasoline Ignites And Is Hos
At 1:30 p.m. on May 15, 2018, an employee was refueling a mobile hydraulic pump with gasoline when he was splashed with some fuel on his shirt when the can shif ted. There was also a small amount of fuel that fell on the hot exhaust and ign ited. The employee suffered first degree burns to his abdomen and second degree burns to his arms and hands. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: abdomen, burn, combustible liquid, exhaust system, gas
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1316904.015 Non Hospitalized injury Water and sewage treatment plant operators

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