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Report an Accident

1 | Cease Operation of Device

Generally, when there is an incident/ accident involving a boiler or pressure vessel, then the device is inoperable. If not, the owner/ user should cease operation of the device.

2 | Report the Accident to the State

An owner/ user must report any accident immediately involving serious physical injury or fatality involving a boiler or pressure vessel. Immediately contact the Boiler Chief at (615) 499-3791.

3 | Resume Operation after Authorization

The cessation shall remain in force until the State of Tennessee Boiler Unit has performed an inspection on the existing or replacement boiler or pressure vessel.

Contacts

Boiler Unit

Sam Chapman
(615) 499-3791
Sam.Chapman@tn.gov

Chris O'Guin
(615) 571-7066
Christopher.OGuin@tn.gov