Oxygen cylinder exploded in Nghe An

Source: baonghean.vn

WHAT Oxygen cylinder was exploded
WHEN – WHERE – WHO In Jan 23, 2021 at the private hospital in Nghe An – Vietnam
WHY – HOW Use O2 on ambulance

  • Driver checked O2 cylinder before load up the ambulance which is parking at the Oncology hospital.
  • Suddenly, the junction between connector and wire was exploded
  • A piece of metal flied to his stomach

It may be O2 leakage from the junction

DAMAGED 1 persons injured
LESSONS LEARNED The person who handles a Oxygen cylinder must be trained on safety handling of cylinder nad knowledge of Oxygen properties
LINK FOR REF. Connection of Oxygen cylinder was exploded