Accident Report Detail
Accident: 699629 - Employee Killed By Leaking Carbon Dioxide
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|102595816||09/27/1995||4213||Keystone Foods Corporation|
Employee #1, a delivery driver for M & M Restaurant Supply, was delivering supplies, food, and carbon dioxide to a McDonald's in Xenia, OH. After having delivered the carbon dioxide to the store's bulk carbon dioxide system, Employee #1 was found unconscious at the bottom of a stairwell where the fill station was located. Investigation found that the store had a history of carbon dioxide leaks in the hose hook-up to the fill station. The carbon dioxide levels in Employee #1's blood were found to be 187 ppm, compared to a normal range of 35 to 45 ppm.
|1||102595816||Fatality||Asphyxia||Occupation not reported|