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Accident: 107613.015 - Employee Is Sickened By Heat-Related Illness

Accident: 107613.015 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 07/10/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1329215.01507/12/2018Llp Concrete, Inc.
At 3:00 p.m. on July 10, 2018, Employee #1 and a coworker, employed by a concrete construction company, were working at the site of a new two-story building. They were engaged in general labor in preparation for concrete pouring, including carrying lumber and doing clean up in open sun. Employee #1 became ill: he was pale, disoriented, and expressed to his coworker that he was not feeling well. As he attempted to go to the restroom, Employee #1 collapsed. Emergency services transported him to the hospital, where he was admitted and treated for heat-related illness complicated by kidney failure and rhabdomyolysis /muscle breakdown.
Keywords: unconsciousness, excavation, heat stroke, kidney, heat exhaustion, heat, muscle exhaustion, concrete, construction, concrete form work
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition   3 30
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1329215.015 47 M Hospitalized injury Heat Exhaustion Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause:
FatCause: Fire/explosion

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