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Oxygen cylinder burns firefighter
Oxygen cylinder burns firefighter
A firefighter was burned over 30% of his body when turning on an oxygen cylinder. The aluminum regulator ignited and burned the firefighter. Fellow firefighters doused him with a water hose and he was airlifted to a burn unit.
Oxygen cylinder disembowels driver
Oxygen cylinder disembowels driver

Oxygen cylinder disembowels delivery driver

Don Kinney – Cylinder Training Services

A deliver driver was moving a fully charged Oxygen cylinder for transport. The oxygen storage cylinder was 4.5 feet tall and pressurized to approximately 2000 psi. The driver was rolling the cylinder at a slant,...

Rupture at 29,000 feet
Rupture at 29,000 feet
An oxygen cylinder explodes on an airliner flying at 29,000 feet. They cant locate the cylinder and it is unknown exactly why the cylinder ruptured.