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Accident: 117689.015 - Employee Suffers Respiratory Injury From Acid Gas

Accident: 117689.015 -- Report ID: 0418600 -- Event Date: 06/26/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1413217.01506/27/2019The Vincit Group, Llc
At 7:45 a.m. on June 26, 2019, an employee was filling a container with an acid- based sanitizer and a base. The employee hooked the hose up to wrong container c ausing a chemical reaction that released acid gas. The employee was hospitalized with a respiratory injury.
Keywords: chemical exposure, chemical reaction, cleaning, disinfectant, inhalation, lung, respiratory tract
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1413217.015 62 M Hospitalized injury

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