Poisoning of 26 employees caused by ammonia leakage in a food company in Harbin

at about 10:00 on March 15, ammonia leakage occurred in the liquid ammonia pipeline of No.1 cold dry room of Harbin GAOJ1N Food Co., Ltd. in Limin Development Zone of Hulan District, Harbin City, causing ammonia poisoning to 26 employees. Now all of them have been sent to Hulan Hospital of traditional Chinese medicine for observation and treatment. At present, the staff’s condition is stable, and the specific cause of the accident is under investigation

at about 17:00 on the same day, the reporter came to Harbin GAOJ1N Food Co., Ltd., located in Yutian village, Limin street, Hulan District, and saw that three fire engines were parked in front of the company’s courtyard, and several fire officers and soldiers were changing their yellow chemical protective clothing to enter the building

the fire officers and soldiers told reporters that there was ammonia leakage in the building. They and relevant experts are plugging the leaking pipeline. There is a certain danger at the scene. 1t is suggested that the reporters should not use electronic equipment and stay away from the factory as far as possible

three staff members of GAOJ1N Food Co., Ltd. guard the company gate and prohibit irrelevant personnel from entering. As for what happened in the building, the staff said that they had just arrived, and they were not very clear< 1t is understood that Harbin GAOJ1N Food Co., Ltd. is a wholly-owned subsidiary invested and established by Sichuan GAOJ1N Food Co., Ltd. the company has a pig slaughtering, segmentation and cooling processing plant, covering an area of 70000 square meters, with an annual slaughter and processing of 1.5 million pigs in the two consulting rooms of the emergency department of Hulan District Hospital of traditional Chinese medicine, a number of employees of Harbin GAOJ1N Food Co., Ltd. were infusing fluids. Employees generally feel confused, nauseous and weak. The reporter saw that in the hyperbaric oxygen chamber, five female workers were taking oxygen. Doctors told reporters that from 11:30, every two hours, there are patients in batches into the hyperbaric oxygen chamber, there are still 8 people need to enter the hyperbaric oxygen chamber treatment Ms. Wang, a staff member, told reporters that they began to split pork in the workshop on the first floor at 8:00, and more than 70 people worked together. At about 10 o’clock, some people began to feel sick, and she also felt dizzy and nauseous. Later, one of the employees fainted, and the company’s leaders told them to leave the workshop quickly. Then the company sent a car to take them to Hulan District Hospital of traditional Chinese medicine “last year, the company had a small-scale ammonia leakage, but it did not cause casualties. The day before yesterday, we also smelled a bad smell. Someone had done it in the slaughterhouse before, so it was the smell of ammonia. Then someone reported it to the company, but they didn’t know whether the company had inspected or repaired it. ” Wang said. This view, the relevant departments have not confirmed the reporter learned from the hospital that a total of 26 people were hospitalized for observation and treatment, and all of them are in stable condition at present. After the incident, the Municipal Bureau of work safety and relevant departments of Hulan District government arrived at the scene at the first time to participate in the rescue and accident investigation. The specific cause of the accident is under investigation “news 110” clue provides doctor’s reminder Liu Xiaowen, chief doctor of the occupational disease department of the second municipal hospital, said that ammonia is colorless, has a strong pungent odor, and is easily soluble in water. The initial reaction of ammonia poisoning is tears, cough, expectoration, dizziness, headache, and serious respiratory tract inflammation, pulmonary edema and nervous system damage. Once you smell ammonia, you must stay away as soon as possible, take off the clothes stained with ammonia, and take oxygen in time to keep the respiratory tract unobstructed this article is a reprint of 1nternet media, which only represents the author’s point of view and has nothing to do with this website. 1f the information column articles and comments violate your legal rights, please call to let us know and we will deal with them in time

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