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NAICS: 423510/Metal Service Centers and Other Metal Merchant Wholesalers
Mailing: 201 Hepburn Street, Williamsport, PA 17701
Case Status: CLOSED
Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 25675.015
Recycling Facility Worker Cutting Cylinder In Half Is Struck
At 3:00 p.m. on August 17, 2012, an employee was working at a recycling facility. He was using an alligator shear to cut an aluminum oxygen cylinder in half. The oxygen cylinder struck the employee. The employee sustained a fractured arm and internal injuries.
oxygen, torch, arm, cutting and burning, flammable vapors, fracture, cylinder, compressed gas, torso, struck by
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