Inspection: 107348120 - Monroe Roadways, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Buffalo
Monroe Roadways, Inc.
1 College Circle, Suny At Geneseo
Geneseo, NY 14454
300 Hogan Road, Fairport, NY 14450
Union Status: NonUnion
Inspection Type: Accident
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 11/05/1993
Employee #1 was enlarging an existing hole in the top of a manhole cover when the diamond segmented chain on a Maxcut 12 saw broke and projected a diamond segment into his chest. The segment fractured his sternum and severed his aorta. Employee #1 died. The pneumatic powered concrete saw was manufactured by Spitnas, type 510090000, Masch. NR. 914141.
Keywords:manhole cover, equipment failure, saw, chest, heart, severed, construction, struck by, artery, flying object
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