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Accident: 171059769 - Employee Loses Consciousness After Exposure To Roofing Glue

Accident: 171059769 -- Report ID: 0854910 -- Event Date: 08/29/2000
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30360983809/07/20001796Heritage Roofing Co Lc
Employee #1 was applying a single-ply, thermal plastic olefin (tpo) membrane on a roof when he apparently was overcome by exposure to the Surewell glue and lost consciousness. He was transported to the hospital, where he was treated and released.
Keywords: unconsciousness, roof, glue, construction, inhalation, roofer, chemical vapor, overexposure, chemical
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $5,000,000 to $20,000,000 2
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 303609838 Non Hospitalized injury Other Roofers FallDist:
Cause: Roofing
FatCause: Asphyxiation/inhalation of toxic vapor

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