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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14203954 - One Employee Dies From Heat Exhaustion

Accident: 14203954 -- Report ID: 1054114 -- Event Date: 06/30/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
310998007/02/19862411Donald L Cree Dba

Employee #1 was working as a choker setter, on a cable system logging operation. Shortly before quitting time, Employee #1 complained to the supervisor about being unable to perform his job. The supervisor instructed him to walk toward the landing area where the crew bus was located. Employee #1 was unable to make it to the landing on his own and had to be carried by fellow workers. Employee #1 was transported to the hospital by ambulance where he died of apparent cardiac arrest.

Keywords: cardiac arrest, heat exhaustion, logging

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 3109980 Fatality Heat Exhaustion Timber cutting and logging occupations

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