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Accident: 200371441 - Employee Injured When Chemical Caused Contact Dermatitis

Accident: 200371441 -- Report ID: 0454510 -- Event Date: 03/04/2001
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30244330403/14/20015411Raceway Express
On or about the morning of March 4, 2001, Employee #1 took a bottle of cleaning supplies off the shelf at the store to clean the counter. Employee #1 accidentally sprayed some chemical on her hands. Employee #1 reported a rash on her hands and not feeling well the next day. Employee #1 reported to the emergency room and was diagnosed with contact dermatitis. The cleaning product is a consumer product and the material safety data sheet did not list any harmful chemicals. Later, Employee #1 called the company and stated that the chemical had not caused the rash.
Keywords: dermatitis, chemical reaction, cleaning fluid, hand
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 302443304 Non Hospitalized injury Dermatitis Cashiers

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