Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201493749 - Employee Dies From Heart Attack

Accident: 201493749 -- Report ID: 0950625 -- Event Date: 07/10/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31291674507/13/20100761Valley Labor Service, Inc.
At approximately 6:00 a.m. on July 10, 2010, Employee #1 was working in a plum orchard when he started experiencing chest pains. He did not feel that he was in distress and decided to stay on site and rest. While standing under a shaded canopy and talking on the phone at around 11:45 a.m., he experience lightheadedness and fainted. Coworkers performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation on him and summoned emergency medical personnel. Emergency medical personnel arrived and transported him to a medical center where he was pronounced dead. The medical coroner stated that the cause of death did not involve heat stress, but was a case of evolving myocardial infarction.
Keywords: cardiovasc system, cpr, heart attack, cardiovasc disease
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 312916745 Fatality Other Laborers, except construction

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close