Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail



Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200925030 Event: 05/07/2007Employee Is Killed When Propane Tank Explodes
At approximately 8:35 PM on May 7, 2007, Employee #1 was using a 14-oz propane cylinder with a torch when it exploded. He received severe burns and was hospitalized and died from his injuries on November 15, 2007.
Keywords: burn, propane torch, explosion, propane
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 311026355 Fatality Burn/Scald(Heat) Specified mechanics and repairers

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close