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Accident: 914309 - Four Employees Suffer Smoke Inhalation

Accident: 914309 -- Report ID: 0552624 -- Event Date: 10/22/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10805943710/23/19907389Jefferson Smurfit Corp. Per Pak Div.
A one HP electric motor burned out while powering a fan on the duo pak, contouring line. Employees complained of eye irritation, headaches, and nausea. They went to the hospital at 12:15 a.m., during the second shift. Employees #1, #2, and #3 were kept overnight. Employee #4 was brought to the hospital on October 28, 1990. Employees #1, #2, and #3 were reportedly released for work on October 23, 1990. Employee #4's status is unknown. All employees suffered smoke inhalation.
Keywords: electric motor, eye, respiratory, ventilation, headache, nausea, smoke inhalation
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 108059437 Hospitalized injury Poisoning(Systemic) Occupation not reported
2 108059437 Hospitalized injury Poisoning(Systemic) Occupation not reported
3 108059437 Hospitalized injury Poisoning(Systemic) Occupation not reported
4 108059437 Hospitalized injury Poisoning(Systemic) Occupation not reported

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