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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 112714.015 Event: 01/01/2019Employee Is Engulfed In Flames When Aerosol Can'S Vapor Igni
At 3:30 p.m. on January 1, 2019, an employee was standing at the store's oven gr ill and a can of flammable canola oil started to spray out when the canister was heated up under the grill. The spray ignited and the employee was engulfed in flames, sustaining burns to his back and legs. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: back, burn, fire brigade, flammable liquid, leg
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1370593.015 Hospitalized injury Cooks, except short order

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