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Accident: 201177953 - Employee Dies From Hepatitis C Complications

Accident: 201177953 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 05/29/2005
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30088478008/01/20053821Johnson & Johnson Dba Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics
On May 29, 2005, Employee #1, working for Johnson & Johnson Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics Co., died of liver cancer with complication from Hepatitis C. The employee serviced blood analyzing instruments in hospitals and laboratories that bought them from the employer. There was no record of any exposure incident such as a needle stick or a blood splash.
Keywords: hepatitis, toxic atmosphere, health care facility, liver, lab worker, cancer
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300884780 Fatality Cancer Dental laboratory & medical appliance technicians

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