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Accident: 201403706 - Employee Injured In Fall Into Caustic Chemicals

Accident: 201403706 -- Report ID: 0552651 -- Event Date: 01/19/2000
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12711359501/31/20001731Jwp Hyre Electric Co
Employee #1 was working in an area that had a damaged grate cover over a chemical pit. Employee #1 stepped on the defective grate and fell into the pit filled with caustic chemicals. Employee #1 was hospitalized for chemical burns.
Keywords: burn, construction, grating, chemical burn, fall
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Manufacturing plant Alteration or rehabilitation $500,000 to $1,000,000
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 127113595 Hospitalized injury Burn(Chemical) Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:3
Cause: Interior plumbing, ducting, electrical work
FatCause: Fall through opening (other than roof)

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