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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 125395.015 Event: 04/03/2020Employee With Covid-19 Infection Dies
On April 3, 2020, an employee was working as a certified nurse assistant at a nu rsing home. On that day, she was working with a resident who tested positive for COVID-19. What she was doing just before the exposure was unknown. She called o ff sick on her next scheduled day to work, April 4, 2020, and reported sick. She reported that she had chills and diarrhea. She was hospitalized on April 7, 202 0. She died in the hospital as a result of pneumonia and complications from COVI D-19. This was an OSHA-covered fatality. Note: The home had a resident with an a ctive case of COVID-19 on April 1, 2020.
Keywords: infectious disease
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1472417.015 Fatality Nursing aides, orderlies, and attendants

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