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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200981157 - Employee Dies Of Asphyxia In Confined Space

Accident: 200981157 -- Report ID: 0855610 -- Event Date: 08/03/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31450847408/04/20117033Devils Tower Enterprises Inc
On August 3, 2011 Employee #1, a manager at a KOA Campground, and the owner/sole proprietor of Tri-State Septic Service, entered a 10,000 gal septic tank that was in use but needed repair. While in the tank they both died of asphyxia from gases present in the tank or a lack of oxygen.
Keywords: asphyxiated, repair, confined space, tank
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314508474 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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