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Accident: 201283421 - Mechanic Killed When Car On Jack Stand Falls And Crushes Him

Accident: 201283421 -- Report ID: 0418100 -- Event Date: 06/08/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31421056806/15/20117538Bak Auto Inc

On June 15, 2011, Employee #1, a 41-year-old male, mechanic working at Bak Auto Inc., was working on a vehicle that was on a jack stand. The vehicle collapsed onto Employee #1 and crushed his upper torso. Employee #1 was pronounced dead at the scene by DeKalb County Emergency Medical Personnel.

Keywords: chest, hydraulic lift, torso, crushed, automobile, falling object, jack

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314210568 Fatality Other Specified mechanics and repairers

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