Accident Report Detail
Accident: 595629 - One Employee Killed, One Injured By Falling Poles
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|106448491||07/10/1995||2491||Atlantic Wood Industries, Inc.|
At approximately 1:00 p.m. on July 8, 1995, Employee #1 was picking up debris between two loads of poles on a barge. Only one of the two loads had been secured. Employee #2 was securing the load on the other side when the support system failed, allowing the poles to roll down. Both employees were struck by the poles. Employee #1 was struck on the chest and killed. Employee #2 suffered a fractured leg.
|1||106448491||Fatality||Fracture||Occupation not reported|
|2||106448491||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Occupation not reported|