Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200001535 - Employee Died Due To Accidental Drowning
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|305388274||01/23/2003||2015||311615||Butterball Turkey Company|
Abstract: On January 21, 2003, Employee #1, a live haul driver, was working near a wastewater pit filled with wastewater from a turkey processing operation and wash bay. The lid was removed from the pit. For some reason, Employee #1 fell into the pit and was knocked unconscious. Employee #1 was found floating in the pit facedown and was transported to a medical facility. Employee #1 was hospitalized and treated for injuries sustained, which included brain damage. At approximately 8:30 a.m., on January 23, 2003, Employee #1 was pronounced dead.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||305388274||Fatality||Asphyxia||Occupation not reported|