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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 133485.015 Event: 02/16/2021Employee Is Killed After Entering Tank Trailer And Becoming
At 8:30 p.m. on February 16, 2021, an employee entered a tank trailer containing a condensate/salt water mixture in order to unfreeze internal lines. The employ ee was asphyxiated and killed.
Keywords: asphyxiated, chemical, chemical exposure, chemical vapor, frozen, lack of oxygen, oxygen, oxygen deficiency, storage tank, suffocated, tank truck, toxic atmosphere, toxic fumes, tractor trailer, tractor--truck, trai
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1515758.015 Fatality Truck Driver: Heavy/Tractor-Trailer

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