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Accident: 170178974 - Employee Dies After Being Crushed By Machine

Accident: 170178974 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 08/26/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12004323708/27/19933812Northrop Corp.
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS ASSISTING A FORKLIFT OPERATOR IN GUIDING A METAL WORKING SHEAR MACHINE THAT WAS MOUNTED ON A DOLLY. AS THE FORKLIFT PUSHED THE MACHINE AND DOLLY FORWARD, THE MACHINE TIPPED THE DOLLY AND STRUCK EMPLOYEE #1 IN THE CHEST AND TORSO AREA. THE CAUSE OF DEATH WAS LISTED AS CARDIOPULMONARY ARREST AND HIS INJURY WAS DESCRIBED AS A "CRUSH INJURY TO PELVIS/ABDOMEN AREA."
Keywords: abdomen, shear, cardiac arrest, crushed, industrial truck, pelvis, struck by, unstable load
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 120043237 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Supervisors; handlers,equip-cleaners,laborers nec

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