Accident Report Detail
Accident: 14518864 - Employee Killed During Dismantling Of Pulp Mill
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1621341||04/18/1984||1795||Invirex Demolition Inc.|
At 8:30 a.m. on April 17, 1984, Employee #1 and coworkers were dismantling a pulp mill. The pulp mill platform was 50 ft square and 30 ft high, with 127 tons of concrete and iron. They were preparing to make a cut on the northwest column near the ground when the platform moved southward prematurely and collapsed. A piece of iron attached to the platform struck Employee #1, smashing his head. He was killed.
|1||1621341||Fatality||Amputation||Occupation not reported|