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Accident: 201051182 - One Killed, One Injured By Carbon Monoxide Exposure

Accident: 201051182 -- Report ID: 0950642 -- Event Date: 02/28/1998
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12617273302/28/19981521Jose Rodriguez - Contractor
On February 28, 1998, Employees #1 and #2 were applying texture coating to a residence when they suffered from exposure to carbon monoxide. Employee #1 was killed and Employee #2 was hospitalized.
Keywords: construction, inhalation, gas, coating operation, chemical vapor, poisoning, overexposure, painter, carbon monoxide, chemical
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 2 30 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 126172733 Fatality Asphyxia Painters, construction and maintenance FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Interior painting and decorating
FatCause: Asphyxiation/inhalation of toxic vapor
2 126172733 Hospitalized injury Poisoning(Systemic) Painters, construction and maintenance FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Interior painting and decorating
FatCause: Asphyxiation/inhalation of toxic vapor

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