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Accident: 109832.015 - Employee Is Crushed By Garbage Truck'S Hydraulic Lift And Is

Accident: 109832.015 -- Report ID: 0316100 -- Event Date: 10/06/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1351692.01510/06/2018Calhoun Trash Service Inc.
At 9:15 a.m. on October 6, 2018, an employee was working with a coworker while r emoving debris from the rear of a garbage truck. The employee was caught by the hydraulic lift when his coworker moved the truck and started the lift. The emp loyee's upper body was crushed by the hydraulic lift and he was killed.
Keywords: crushed, garbage truck, hydraulic lift
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1351692.015 54 M Fatality Laborers, except construction

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