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Accident: 170096119 - Employee Killed When Pinned By Rolling Truck

Accident: 170096119 -- Report ID: 1055310 -- Event Date: 12/18/1996
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11527638801/13/19974212Olympia By Products Co Inc
Employee #1 was preparing to pour gasoline down the carburetor of a loaded medium-size truck to start it when the hollow cinder block chocking the wheel broke. The truck rolled forward, pinning him against a barn. Employee #1 was killed.
Keywords: chock, blocks, pinned, work rules, equipment failure, crushed, truck
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 115276388 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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