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Accident: 170075089 - Employee Killed When Crushed By Cherry Picker

Accident: 170075089 -- Report ID: 0257250 -- Event Date: 04/02/1995
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11948174504/04/19957389South Pr Recycling Corp
Employee #1 was operating a cherry picker. As he moved down a small slope, he discovered the brakes to be defective. He tried to jump out of the machine by resting one of his feet on the left front tire. Employee #1 was crushed and killed.
Keywords: brake, work rules, equipment failure, crushed, aerial lift
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 119481745 Fatality Other Locomotive operating occupations

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