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Accident: 14300255 - Employee'S Foot Inflamed By Calcium Chloride

Accident: 14300255 -- Report ID: 0352440 -- Event Date: 06/04/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1486445806/04/19861799Wilcoxon Const Inc

Employee #1 and coworkers were replastering a swimming pool. Employee #1 was mixing plaster when he spilled calcium chloride on his tennis shoes. His tennis shoes became wet from a subsequent rainfall and after they dried out Employee #1's foot became painful. He removed his shoes and realized that all his toes and part of his left foot were red and inflamed. Employee #1 flushed his feet with water and went to his doctor later that day.

Keywords: ppe, construction, chemical reaction, chemical burn, foot, inattention

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 14864458 Non Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical) Plasterers

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