Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 140115.015 Event: 08/22/2021Employee With Covid-19 Infection Dies
An employee worked for a City water treatment plant. The employee was exposed to a coworker that had tested positive for COVID-19. The employee last worked on A ugust 16, 2021, and developed symptoms of COVID-19. At 8:00 a.m. on August 22, 2021, the employee was hospitalized due to COVID-19. The employee was released f rom the hospital approximately three days after he was admitted but was readmitt ed on September 13, 2021. On October 2, 2021, the employer died from pneumonia r elated to his COVID-19 infection. Information regarding engineering, administrat ive and personal protective equipment controls for COVID-19 are not included in the narrative.
Keywords: infectious disease
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1557630.015 Fatality Water and sewage treatment plant operators

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close