Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 305331217 - Employee Asphixiated After Entering Confined Space
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|305331217||12/23/2002||4213||0||Greenleaf Motor Express|
Abstract: At approximately 9:35 a.m. on December 21, 2002, Employee #1 was cleaning a tanker that held Titanium Dioxide. Employee #1 requested that he leave early that day and the safety director told him to finish the cleaning when he came back to work. Employee #1 was found later lying face down in the tanker by a coworker. Emergency Medical Services were summoned and attempted to resuscitate Employee #1, but were unsuccessful. The oxygen level was measured by the medical personnel upon entry and found to be at level 11. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the scene.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||305331217||Fatality||Asphyxia||Vehicle washers and equipment cleaners|