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Accident: 14338388 - Employee Crushed And Killed Between Garbage Truck And Tree

Accident: 14338388 -- Report ID: 0420600 -- Event Date: 04/21/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10971528404/21/19934953Disposall, Inc. Of Orlando
Employee #1, a helper whose job was to pick up garbage/refuse, was riding on the rear step of the sanitation truck. The truck's operator backed the truck up, pinning the employee between the truck and a tree. Employee #1 was crushed to death.
Keywords: garbage truck, pinned, riding on equipment, caught between, crushed, tree, backing up
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 109715284 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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