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Accident: 14277123 - Employee Struck By Traffic Barrel

Accident: 14277123 -- Report ID: 0112300 -- Event Date: 11/09/1984
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
206442611/13/19841623Forte Bros Inc
EMPLOYEE #1, A LABORER WAS ASSIGNED BY THE SUPERINTENDENT TO TEST A SEWER LINE ON DIAMOND HILL RD., CUMBERLAND RI. EMPLOYEE PLACED A TRAFFIC BARREL ADJACENT TO THE MANHOLE #2M REMOVED THE SEWER COVER ENTERED THE MANHOLE. A MOTOR VEHICLE TRAVELING IN THE NORTHBOUND LANE, STRUCK THE TRAFFIC BARREL. THE BARREL THEN STRUCK THE EMPLOYEE, WHO WAS HALF WAY OUT OF THE MANHOLE, IN THE HEAD. THE EMPLOYEE WAS REMOVED TO RHODE ISLAND HOSPITAL WHERE HE DIED ONE HOUR LATER.
Keywords: sewer, head, highway, traffic barrel, vehicle, manhole, motor vehicle
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 2064426 Fatality Amputation Occupation not reported

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