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Accident: 200030252 - Employee Killed When Struck By Falling Magnet

Accident: 200030252 -- Report ID: 0521700 -- Event Date: 02/25/1997
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30003277802/26/19975093Cozzi Iron & Metal, Inc.

Employee #1, of Cozzi Iron and Metal, was performing his regular duties when the drag cable broke on a C-5 crane that was holding a 7,500 lb magnet. He was struck by the falling magnet and killed.

Keywords: iron worker, suspended load, broken cable, equipment failure, hoist, struck by, falling object, crane

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300032778 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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