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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14547673 - Employee Injured In Trench Cave-In

Accident: 14547673 -- Report ID: 1050210 -- Event Date: 12/10/1985
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
253324802/04/19861794Alstar Construction
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
253323002/08/19861521Toro Enterprises
Employee #1 was working in a trench when it caved in, burying him to his waist. A large chunk of earth broke his collarbone, and the pressure of the earth ruptured his spleen and damaged several vertebrae in his lower back. The trench was neither shored nor sloped.
Keywords: work rules, shoring, cave-in, fracture, collarbone, construction, trench, back, sloping, buried
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 2533248 Hospitalized injury Fracture Construction trades, n.e.c.
2 2533230 Occupation Not Listed

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