Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201092129 - Employee Exposed To Pesticide
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|126026772||09/01/1998||0721||Paramount Farms Attn: Catherine Parsons|
On August 25, 1998, Employee #1, a truck driver/laborer, was using a hose on the spray machine to rinse out a container used for applying pesticide at the location. Employee #1 finished rinsing the container but he inadvertently opened the valve to the hose instead of closing it. The hose squirted Employee #1 in the face. Employee #1 was wearing safety glasses and a respirator. Employee #1 was washed down, and transported to the hospital where he was treated for exposure to pesticides and released.
|1||126026772||Occupation not reported|