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Accident: 312450380 - Worker Dies Of Heart Attack After Sweeping In Cold Storage

Accident: 312450380 -- Report ID: 0453710 -- Event Date: 10/21/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31245038010/22/20084222Nordic Cold Storage, Llc
On October 21, 2008, Employee #1 of Nordic Cold Storage, LLC was sweeping a cold storage warehouse. He was sweeping the floor with a push broom and began to have symptoms of a heart attack. Employee #1 left work to go home. An ambulance took him from his home to the hospital and he died enroute to the hospital.
Keywords: heart attack, cleaning, refrigerator
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 312450380 Fatality Other Freight, stock and material handlers, n.e.c.

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