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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202586467 Event: 08/21/2009Worker Suffers Ill Effects From Herbicide Overexposure
On August 21, 2009, a worker entered a greenhouse approximately two to three hours after an herbicide had been applied to the plants. The worker suffered various symptoms of pesticide overexposure, such as, headache and vomiting. She was not hospitalized.
Keywords: respiratory, ventilation, headache, inhalation, chemical vapor, overexposure, chemical, respirator, vomit
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 313480170 Non Hospitalized injury Other Occupation not reported

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