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Report: Exposure to environmental heat at Sonifi Solutions, Inc. in Houston, Tx

DATE: 07/28/20

An employee was unloading a heater and a tool belt from the company truck. The employee felt ill, so he started walking back to his vehicle but passed out in the elevator of the parking garage, hitting a handrail as he fell. He was hospitalized with a laceration on the head, a bruised rib, and heat exhaustion.

Report ID 2020077244  
Date 07/28/2020  
UPA 1658301  
Primary NAICS 517919  
Nature 1728 Multiple effects of heat and light
Part of Body 6 BODY SYSTEMS
Source 9262 Heat-environmental
Event 531 Exposure to environmental heat
Hospitalized Yes  
Amputation No  

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