Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200556256 - Employee Dies Of Possible Collapsed Lung Due To Asthma
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|314767617||11/09/2010||4491||488320||International Marine Terminal|
Abstract: On November 5, 2010, Employee #1 was standing on the front of a coal barge which was being moved. Employee #1 started having difficulty breathing. A second employee, also on the front of the barge, asked Employee #1 if he was okay. Employee #1 responded yes. A few moments later, Employee #1 passed out. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and oxygen was administered and the local emergency response service was notified. Employee #1 was transported to the local hospital where he was pronounced dead upon arrival. There were no hazardous chemicals in the area of the incident, nor had Employee #1 been exposed to hazardous chemicals. The preliminary finding is that Employee #1 had a collapsed lung. An autopsy is to follow.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||314767617||Fatality||Other||Occupation not reported|