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Accident: 120124.015 - Employee Is Crushed When Pulled Through Gap In Farming Equip

Accident: 120124.015 -- Report ID: 1054115 -- Event Date: 09/12/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1433132.01509/13/20190139317725490 - Patrick J Mcgourty & Marcia Mcgourty
At 2:20 p.m. on September 12, 2019, an employee was operating a tractor towing a tape drip line puller in an onion field when he exited the tractor, leaving the implement engaged. The employee was cleaning or reattaching a broken tape and became entangled. The employee was pulled through a 5.5 inch gap that was between the driven roller and the idler roller. The employee was crushed.
Keywords: caught in, agriculture, crushed, entangled, agriculture machinery/vehicle, roller--mach/part
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1433132.015 29 M Fatality Asphyxia Farm workers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite
FatCause: Caught in stationary equipment

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