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Accident: 14508907 - Employee Killed When Crushed By Falling Concrete Slab

Accident: 14508907 -- Report ID: 0316300 -- Event Date: 07/29/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1770429707/29/19931542B And H Sales Corporation
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1770428907/29/19931541Blue Ridge General Inc.
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1770430507/28/19933731Us Department Of Navy - Roicc

Employee #1 was demolishing brick veneer from the outside wall of a dormitory at the Norfolk Naval Yard in Portsmouth, VA. When the support bricks were removed, the overhead concrete exit patio collapsed, causing a 2,000 to 3000 lb overhead concrete patio slab to fall onto Employee #1. His upper body was crushed and he was killed.

Keywords: collapse, torso, struck by, concrete slab, demolition, construction, crushed, falling object

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 17704297 Fatality Other Construction trades, n.e.c.
2 17704289 Occupation Not Listed
3 17704305 Occupation Not Listed

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