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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 170022826 - Employee Killed By Falling Hay Wagon

Accident: 170022826 -- Report ID: 0213400 -- Event Date: 03/24/1995
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10988266203/28/19950742Spring Mills Veterinary Hospital

Employee #1 was replacing a repaired tire on a hay wagon. As he was maneuvering the bottle jack under the axle, the block used to support the axle slipped in the loose gravel and fell. Employee #1 was caught between the frame of the hay wagon and the ground. He died of traumatic asphyxiation.

Keywords: maintenance, asphyxiated, wagon, agriculture, blocks, work rules, slip, unstable surface, falling object, jack

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 109882662 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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