Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 139073.015 - Two Employees Are Killed By Hydrogen Sulfide Exposure
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|1552146.015||08/30/2021||811198||Vicki'S Avondale Truck Wash, Llc|
Abstract: At 11:30 a.m. on August 29, 2021, Employee #1 inserted a tank wash spinner insid e a semi-tanker, which later started draining slowly. Employee #1 entered the ta nker to find out why it was draining slowly. Employee #1 lost consciousness whil e inside the tanker and Employee #2 went inside the tanker to render help when h e also was overcome by high levels of hydrogen sulfide gas. Both employees died due toxic gas exposure.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||1552146.015||32||M||Fatality||Laborers, except construction|
|2||1552146.015||43||M||Fatality||Laborers, except construction|