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Accident: 146959.015 - Two Employees Are Killed In Oxygen Deficient Atmosphere

Accident: 146959.015 -- Report ID: 0627700 -- Event Date: 06/14/2022
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1601982.01506/14/2022Belt Construction, Inc

At 4:15 p.m. on June 14, 2022, two employees entered a 21-inch sewer manhole to conduct vacuum testing, not knowing that it was oxygen deficient. Both employee were overcome and died.

Keywords: asphyxiated, lack of oxygen, lung, manhole, manhole cover, oxygen, oxygen deficiency

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1601982.015 29 M Fatality
2 1601982.015 28 M Fatality

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