Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200053486 - Employee Dies Of Asphyxia In Pit
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|311467351||06/22/2009||5153||424510||Farmers Union Coop Supply Company Of Stanton|
Abstract: On June 19, 2009, Employee #1, a laborer working alone, had entered the boot of a concrete grain elevator. A supervisor noticed Employee #1 missing for over an hour. Upon investigating, he found Employee #1 unresponsive at the bottom of the ladder used to enter the pit. After summoning emergency services, the supervisor entered the space to check on Employee #1 and determined that he was not breathing. The supervisor began to lose consciousness but was able to make it back up the ladder to safety. Employee #1 died of asphyxia.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||311467351||Fatality||Asphyxia||Laborers, except construction|