Posts tagged as gas poisoning

Gas poisoning killed estonian citizen in France

Thursday, February 20, 2020

An Estonian national working as a cook on a Bahamian-flagged ship has died as a result of poisoning caused by a rodent-killing gas in the French port of Brest, while six other crew members sustained severe poisoning. The crew of the dry bulk carrier, Fri Dolphin, consisted of Estonian and Russian citizens, Interfax reported on Thursday. “The seven-strong crew sustained health damage in the course of a fumigation effort. The…

Tragic gas poisoning in family home investigated in Estonia

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

In Tallinn, the death of two children from gas poisoning is under investigation. The tragic accident in a semi-detached house in the Estonian capital has taken place on Saturday, October 13. Estonian public broadcaster ERR reports on Tuesday, October 16, citing the daily Postimees that it has not yet been determined whether the tragedy was caused by carbon monoxide (CO) emitted in the burning process or by natural gas. The…