Inspection: 1595028.015 - Waste Management Of New Jersey, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Avenel
Waste Management Of New Jersey, Inc.
864 Julia Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
864 Julia Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07201
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 562920/Materials Recovery Facilities
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 08/18/2022
Emphasis: L:Forklift, L:Refuse
Case Closed: 02/07/2023
At 2:00 p.m. on May 10,2022, an employee, a heavy machine operator, was operatin g an excavator in a building. A fire broke out at the building and the employee was unable to evacuate. The employee was killed due to suffocation.
Keywords:equipment operator, excavator, fire, suffocated
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