Fire and Emergency NZ (FENZ) reported to WorkSafe Energy Safety that they had attended a gas explosion in a campervan, which resulted in the occupant being burnt on her left arm and leg.
23 February 2018
Installation pipework (details in investigation)
Fire and explosion
Property damage level:
Restricted to the room containing the equipment
Outcome of investigation:
A leak or escape of LPG is a likely cause of the explosion. There was no further information from FENZ and the cause of the leak could not be determined from the limited evidence available to WorkSafe Energy Safety.