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Accident: 51746.015 - Employee Is Trapped In Confined Space And Drowns

Accident: 51746.015 -- Report ID: 0625700 -- Event Date: 08/27/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
936687.01508/28/2013Deep South Industrial Services, Inc.
At 10:00 a.m. on August 27, 2013, Employee #1 entered a permit-required confined space to clean the interior of the vessel. The employee received chemical burns but was unable to exit the confined space because of the limited access/egress. Employee #1 was trapped and drowned.
Keywords: chemical burn, cleaning, confined space, drowning, vessel--container
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 936687.015 43 M Fatality Laborers, except construction

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