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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 312358765 - Mega Salvage, Inc. Dba Ohmega Salvage

Inspection Information - Office: Ca Oakland

Nr: 312358765Report ID: 0950614Open Date: 01/13/2010

Mega Salvage, Inc. Dba Ohmega Salvage
2407 San Pablo Ave
Berkeley, CA 94702
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 5719/Miscellaneous home furnishings Stores
NAICS: 442299/All Other Home Furnishings Stores

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/01/2010
Close Case:03/04/2010

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201509601Event: 01/02/2010Worker Dies After Slipping And Falling Down Stairways
On December 29, 2009, a worker reported to management that he slipped and fell off a two-step stairway. The worker suffered bruises to his rib cage, and was treated and discharged from Kaiser Hospital on the same day. The worker went back to the employer on December 30, for his paycheck and requested leave of absence from work due to the side effect of the prescribed medication. The worker returned to the hospital for additional medication. He overdosed on his medication on December 31, and died as a result of liver failure on January 2, 2010.
Keywords: stair, drug overdose, slip, liver, rib, fall, lost control, contusion
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 312358765 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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