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Accident: 103473.015 - Employee Is Killed When Trapped Between Two Quartz Slabs

Accident: 103473.015 -- Report ID: 0524200 -- Event Date: 02/28/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1298309.01503/01/2018Chicago Quartz Llc Dba Quartz Master

At 1:45 p.m. on February 28, 2018, an employee was tilting a slab of quartz stor ed on an A-frame storage rack when he became trapped between two quartz slabs. The employee suffocated from the heavy weight of the slabs and was killed.

Keywords: asphyxiated, caught between, concrete slab, storage rack, suffocated

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1298309.015 67 M Fatality Chief exec's & gen'l administrators, public admin.

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