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Accident: 201087608 - Employee Dies From Hyperthermia

Accident: 201087608 -- Report ID: 0950625 -- Event Date: 07/25/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30636250007/27/20060172C & K Ranches
On July 26, 2006, Employee #1, a farm worker employed by a raisin grower/packer, was plowing a grape vineyard. The temperature that day was recorded at 111 degrees Fahrenheit. He was found by a coworker, lying on his back in the company car. The coworker called 911 and the owner. The Coroners' department transported Employee #1 to the morgue, where it was determined that he died from hyperthermia.
Keywords: agriculture, heat stroke
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 306362500 Fatality Heat Exhaustion Farm workers

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