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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14382675 - Employee Killed When Crushed By Collapsing Roof

Accident: 14382675 -- Report ID: 0521400 -- Event Date: 03/19/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
222644703/19/19861795Illinois Wrecking Co., Inc.
Employee #1, a cutter, was supervising the demolition of a single story steel frame and bar joist discount store. When a crane pulled on a loose exterior beam, unsecured columns and beams shifted and dropped the store's roof on top of Employee #1. He was crushed and killed.
Keywords: roof collapse, demolition, building, unsecured, work rules, construction, crushed, single story, struck by, falling object
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 2226447 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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