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Accident: 202649448 - Six Employees Suffer Chemical Exposure In Spill

Accident: 202649448 -- Report ID: 0352420 -- Event Date: 05/20/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31688973205/21/20134953Tito Contractors Inc
At approximately 8:33 a.m. on May 20, 2013, Employees # 1 through #6 were sorting recyclable materials from a conveyor line. The employees inspected for suspect containers, but none was found. The employees remove the 40 yard waste containers to the exterior of the facility to ensure container was removed from inside the facility. The employees were exposed to a chemical bleach spill and suffered inhalation exposure. The employees were transported to Shady Grove Hospital, for treatment of exposure to chemical vapors. The employees remained hospitalized.
Keywords: bleach, inhalation, intermodal container, waste proc fac, spill, conveyor belt
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316889732 Non Hospitalized injury Other Laborers, except construction
2 316889732 Non Hospitalized injury Other Laborers, except construction
3 316889732 Non Hospitalized injury Other Laborers, except construction
4 316889732 Non Hospitalized injury Other Laborers, except construction
5 316889732 Non Hospitalized injury Other Laborers, except construction
6 316889732 Non Hospitalized injury Other Laborers, except construction

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