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Report: Contact with hot objects or substances at The Brandt Companies, LLC in Irving, Texas

DATE: 02/05/19

An employee was using a chain hoist to position a pipe to be welded when the chain caught a valve on the existing pipe and opened the valve, releasing hot water on the employee. He suffered burns to the right arm (from his forearm to his bicep) and right torso (from the ribs to the stomach).

Report ID 2019021284  
Date 02/05/2019  
UPA 1424169  
Inspection 1378075  
Primary NAICS 238220  
Nature 1520 Heat (thermal) burns, unspecified
Part of Body 899 Multiple body parts, n.e.c.
Source 9521 Water
Event 533 Contact with hot objects or substances
Hospitalized Yes  
Amputation No  

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