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Accident: 14347371 - Employee Killed In Fall From Feed Mixer To Concrete Floor

Accident: 14347371 -- Report ID: 0418300 -- Event Date: 10/17/1988
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10598890110/31/19880723Hanceville Milling Company
Employee #1 was told to go to a butterfly valve located at the top of a feed mixer to help unclog a material transfer pipe. His task was to operate the valve and divert the material to another system until the first system could be unclogged. Employee #1 was apparently in contact with belts and pulleys located on top of the mixer when the system was started. He fell 14 ft 3 in. from the top of the mixer to the concrete floor. Employee #1 suffered a severe concussion to the upper part of his body and died.
Keywords: belt, agriculture, mixer, feed mill, clogged, valve, fall, concussion, pulley, concrete
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 105988901 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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