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Accident: 202517884 - Employee Injures Eye While Using Air Hose

Accident: 202517884 -- Report ID: 0950624 -- Event Date: 08/09/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31257104509/23/20089631Sei Solid Waste, Inc
Employee #1 was inflating a tire and lost his grip of the hose. Air then sprayed a dirt particle into Employee #1's eye. Employee #1 was taken to the Emergency Clinic where his eye was washed out and examined. Employee #1 sustained a scratch to his right eye. Employee #1 was not hospitalized and was referred to the Eye Center for follow-up.
Keywords: eye, dust, laceration, air hose, tire
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 312571045 Non Hospitalized injury Foreign Body Ineye Truck drivers, heavy

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