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Accident: 200120269 - Employee Crushed And Killed By Dump Truck Body

Accident: 200120269 -- Report ID: 0523400 -- Event Date: 08/25/1998
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30011645608/25/19985015Northwest Truck Parts, Inc.

Employee #1 was working alone on the demolition of a dump truck when he cut the vehicle's leaf spring bracket. The truck frame and dump body dropped, catching Employee #1 between the wheel and the dump body. He was crushed and killed.

Keywords: demolition, unsecured, blocks, work rules, caught between, crushed, dump truck, dump truck bed, inattention

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300116456 Fatality Asphyxia Welders and cutters

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