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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 103319.015 - Employee Experiences Coughing Attack, Falls, And Later Dies

Accident: 103319.015 -- Report ID: 1055320 -- Event Date: 08/30/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1268475.01509/18/2017Wa317946568 - Boeing Company The
At August 30, 2017, an employee, a machine repair technician, experienced a coughing attack during a meeting at work. He stood up from a chair and then fell, hitting his head. The company's fire department responded and he was taken to Highline Hospital for surgery to relieve a subdural hematoma. He died at on September 3, 2017. There were no exposures to airborne contaminants and coworkers are not sure what would have triggered cough.
Keywords: struck against, fall, head, cough
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1268475.015 60 M Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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