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Accident: 128626.015 - Employee Is Crushed And Killed By Falling Packages

Accident: 128626.015 -- Report ID: 0316700 -- Event Date: 08/13/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1488136.01508/14/2020Vitro Architectural Glass Incorporated
At 9:39 p.m. on August 13, 2020, an employee was replacing styrofoam spacers wit h cardboard ones between product packages on the back of a flatbed trailer. Two 4,000 lbs. packages of the product fell over and crushed the employee. The emplo yee was killed as a result of the incident.
Keywords: crushed, falling object, flatbed truck, trailer
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1488136.015 50 M Fatality Truck drivers, heavy

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