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Accident: 200031383 - Employee Killed In Roof Collapse

Accident: 200031383 -- Report ID: 0521700 -- Event Date: 07/25/2001
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30408605107/26/20013325National Casting Co.
On July 25, 2001, Employee #1 was operating a forklift truck when the roof above him collapsed. Debris from the roof struck him and pinned him to the ground. The weight of the debris upon his chest prevented him from breathing and he died from asphyxia. The roof collapsed due to excess weight of sand and rainwater.
Keywords: chest, asphyxiated, roof, collapse, industrial truck, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 304086051 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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