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Accident: 98705.015 - Employee Suffers From Heat Exhaustion

Accident: 98705.015 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 08/30/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1260721.01509/01/2017Srd Engineering, Inc.
At 5:00 p.m. on August 30, 2017, Employee #1 had been installing underground sto rm drain inlets in a 5.5 foot deep excavation, using backhoe equipment all day. The temperature was high throughout the day. Employee #1 became ill and was tran sported to a nearby hospital emergency room where he received IV fluids. Employe e #1 responded to the fluids, recovered promptly, and was not hospitalized.
Keywords: backhoe, excavation, heat, heat exhaustion, high temperature
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
  Maintenance or repair  
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1260721.015 58 M Non Hospitalized injury Equipment Operator: Heavy

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