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Accident: 170023378 - Employee Killed When Struck By Falling Crane Boom

Accident: 170023378 -- Report ID: 0213400 -- Event Date: 10/06/1992
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10693839210/06/19924491Standard Boat Co., Inc.
Employee #1, a truck driver, was not assigned to lift loads with the crane. The crane's boom hoist rope failed and allowed the boom to free-fall to the ground. Employee #1 was killed when the boom fell on him. The crane had no current certification.
Keywords: longshoring, head, hoisting mechanism, crane boom, work rules, equipment failure, struck by, concussion, falling object, truck driver
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 106938392 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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