by , on February 11, 2011

The two maintenance  workers were severely burned  after an electrical short triggered the flash fire with some materials in the plant.  Both were transported to the hospital where one died and one was in critical condition.  The cause is under investigation by  Tennessee OSHA.

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Hugh Hoagland
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Hugh Hoagland is the foremost tester of clothing and PPE exposed to electrical arcs and is an arc flash expert. Read more about Hugh.

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