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Accident: 14303564 - Two Employees Injured Inside Falling Freight Elevator

Accident: 14303564 -- Report ID: 0257240 -- Event Date: 12/12/1985
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
317556912/12/19855251Cesani Hardware, Inc.
Employees #1 and #2 were riding in a freight elevator from the first to the third floor of a building when the cables snapped and the car fell 30 ft with the employees trapped inside. They suffered fractures and contusions, for which they were hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, hoisting mechanism, equipment failure, fall, elevator, contusion
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 3175569 Hospitalized injury Fracture Stock handlers and baggers
2 3175569 Hospitalized injury Strain/Sprain Stock handlers and baggers

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