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Accident: 128601.015 - Employee Is Struck And Killed By Falling Plywood

Accident: 128601.015 -- Report ID: 0552700 -- Event Date: 08/01/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1487231.01508/04/2020101860 - Daniel Construction Llc

On August 1, 2020, Employee #1 and a coworker, employed by a construction compan y, were working at the site of a new residence under construction. The coworker was operating an all-terrain forklift with a basket that held plywood. As the forklift arm extended, the plywood tipped forward, causing the forklift to becom e unbalanced and also tip forward. The plywood fell from the basket and struck Employee #1's head. Employee #1 was killed.

Keywords: basket, blunt force trauma, brain, equipment operator, falling object, forklift, head, residential construction, skull, struck by, unstable load, unstable position, wood slab

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1487231.015 57 M Fatality Occupation not reported

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