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Accident: 68451.015 - Employee Dies Of Heart Attack

Accident: 68451.015 -- Report ID: 0317000 -- Event Date: 10/07/2014
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1000379.01510/07/2014Aker Philadelphia Shipyard, Inc.
At 10:00 a.m. on October 7, 2014, an employee, plate welder, lost consciousness while grinding a tube joint inside the prefab building/tube shop. The employee w as wearing personal protective equipment: Sundstrom SR 83 Welding Hood, Type C, Continuous-Flow Supplied-Air Respirator (NIOSH Approval TC-19C-428), welding gl oves, ear plugs, BW GasAlert Clip Extreme 2 (BW Technologies Honeywell, Carbon M onoxide Single Gas Detector, GasAlert Clip, BW Model Number GA24XT-X), and stee l-toe safety shoes. At the time of the incident, he was preparing a metal piece for Hull 21 for welding. The employee suffered a heart attack and died.
Keywords: cardiovasc system, heart attack
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1000379.015 48 M Fatality Welders and cutters

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