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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 311939763 - Pamlico Community College

Inspection Information - Office: Nc Raleigh

Nr: 311939763Report ID: 0453710Open Date: 06/10/2008

Pamlico Community College
5049 Highway 306 S
Grantsboro, NC 28529
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 8221/Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
NAICS: 611310/ Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
Mailing: P.O. Box 185, Grantsboro, NC 28529

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:07/17/2008
Planning Guide: Safety-Manufacturing Close Case:10/16/2008

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1
Current Violations 1 1
Initial Penalty $0 $0 $0 $2,000 $0 $2,000
Current Penalty $0 $0 $0 $1,300 $0 $1,300
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Other 19040039 A 07/21/2008 07/29/2008 $1,300 $2,000 $0 I - Informal Settlement

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200357002Event: 06/06/2008Fire Instructor Dies From Cardiac Arrest
On June 6, 2008, two fire instructors were conducting a class in fire fighting techniques for a community college. The afternoon portion of the class included donning turnout gear and SCBA for various demonstrations and practical applications. The outside temperature reached a high of 97 degrees F. At the end of class, both instructors were refilling a tanker truck with water from a hydrant, when one of the instructors collapsed. The other instructor started CPR and contacted 911. EMS responded and the instructor was transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The cause of death was apparently cardiac arrest, resulting from heat exhaustion.
Keywords: cardiovasc system, heart, unconsciousness, cpr, ppe, heart attack, cardiac arrest, scba, heat exhaustion, high temperature
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 311939763 Fatality Heat Exhaustion Occupation not reported

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