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Accident: 14414544 - Crushed By A Passenger/Freight Elevator

Accident: 14414544 -- Report ID: 0729300 -- Event Date: 10/19/1984
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
174483810/24/19845111Beacon Paper Company Div Of Vermont Enterprises
EMPLOYEE WAS USING A REVERSE TILLER HYDRAULIC FREIGHT ELEVATOR WITHOUT A CAR DOOR, AND WITH THE HOISTWAY DOORS OPEN. HE WAS NOT A TRAINED OPERATOR. HE BECAME CAUGHT BETWEEN THE CAR AND THE HOISTWAY OPENING, SUSTAINING BLUNT TRAUMA TO THE CHEST AND ABDOMEN.
Keywords: chest, abdomen, hydraulic elevator, crushed, elevator, untrained
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1744838 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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