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Accident: 202557641 - Auto Mechanic Dies Of Cardiac Arrest

Accident: 202557641 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 03/17/2014
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31738662105/19/20141542Mission Landscape Co.
On March 17, 2014, Employee #1, a full-time auto mechanic employed by Mission Landscape Co., was working at the employer's worksite. Employee #1 fell unconscious. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to Coastal Community Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. This fatality was investigated by Cal/OSHA, which initially considered it a possible heat illness case. The Orange County Coroner's Office autopsy report subsequently identified cause of death as cardiac arrest. As a result, the Cal/OSHA investigation attributed Employee #1's death to natural causes unrelated to his work, as verified by the autopsy report.
Keywords: heart, unconsciousness, automotive repair, heart attack, mechanic, construction, cardiac arrest
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 317386621 Fatality Other Automobile mechanics

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