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Accident: 170107163 - Employee Killed Between Brick Setting Machine Parts

Accident: 170107163 -- Report ID: 0551800 -- Event Date: 09/10/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11496424009/10/19913255General Shale Products Corporation
At approximately 2:00 a.m. on or about September 10, 1991, Employee #1 went under an indexing table on a brick setting machine. Because no lock/tag procedure was followed, the operator moved the index table forward and caught Employee #1's head between a brace under the table and the support of the bearing that he was greasing. Employee #1 died of his injuries on September 12, 1991.
Keywords: head, maintenance, brick setting mach, work rules, lockout, caught between, bearing, brace, unstable position
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 114964240 Fatality Cut/Laceration Machinery maintenance occupations

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