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Accident: 200925964 - Employee Collapses Due To Heat; Later Dies

Accident: 200925964 -- Report ID: 0355123 -- Event Date: 06/28/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31462088106/29/20101761Ernesto Gomez
On June 28, 2010, Employee #1 was working on a roof in very hot conditions. The employee collapsed against a wall and was breathing but was unable to speak. Coworkers used Skytrak to bring him off the roof to the ground. An ambulance arrived at the worksite and transported the employee to the hospital. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the hospital.
Keywords: heat, heat exhaustion
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Maintenance or repair Under $50,000 1 25 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 314620881 Fatality Heat Exhaustion Roofers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Roofing
FatCause: Other

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