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) 864-1502.
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.
Acting Chief Boiler Inspector