Injury caused by contact with liquid ammonia from leaking discharge valve for an ammonia compressor

Persona

Technologies

Reference number
II-935026-2019 (#15793)

Location: Port Coquitlam

Regulated industry sector: Boiler, Pressure Vessel & Refrigeration - Refrigeration system

Incident overview

An apprentice refrigeration mechanic was injured by contact with liquid ammonia while replacing a leaking discharge valve for an ammonia compressor.

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