Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200840080 - Employee Killed When Exposed To Toxic Gas In Sewer
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
Abstract: Employee #1 and a coworker were assigned to search for a missing plug in one of several manholes in an active sewer system. They opened three manholes, climbed down 12 ft, and used a flashlight to look in the 15 in. pipes. Employee #1 then went into a fourth manhole, where he was overcome by toxic gases. He died several hours later.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||300602943||Fatality||Asphyxia||Occupation not reported|