N2O gas cylinder explosion kills one man in Thai Nguyen province – May 8, 2024

WHAT N2O cylinder explosion in Thai Nguyen city, Thai Nguyen province – North VN, and 1 man died
WHEN – WHERE – WHO Around 6:00pm on May 8, 2024, a large explosion occurred in Tan Lap Ward (Thai Nguyen City, Thai Nguyen Province)
  • According to locals, the young man had just moved into the rented house a few days ago. At the time of the explosion, the victim was said to be filling N2O from a large cylinder to smaller ones.
  • Not received any information more about this accident from media
  • We guess it maybe pump exploded / or because of old cylinder and/or cylinder does not meet quality, not be inspected . Or there was some oil on the equipment/hand
  • The explosion created a great pressure, blowing off the roof of the house, causing one person to die on the spot.
  • The victim was a 25-year-old man residing in Nghia Hung District, Nam Dinh Province.
  • Equipment must be tested and inspected as regulation
  • Filling process must be followed SOP/work instruction
  • The operator must be trained
LINK N2O cylinder explosion in Thai Nguyen