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Accident: 200260776 - Employee Killed In Fall Into Revolving Concrete Mixer

Accident: 200260776 -- Report ID: 0627100 -- Event Date: 07/14/1999
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30260132307/15/19993531Fordyce Concrete, Inc.
On July 14, 1999, Employee #1 climbed an access ladder near the rear of a concrete truck to remove a piece of solid concrete from inside the truck's revolving drum. He entered the drum feet first, apparently lost his grip and/or footing and fell in, striking several of the concrete mixing blades. He sustained a traumatic head injury and was killed. Employee #1 was found at approximately 5:30 p.m., whereupon the police were contacted. He was pronounced dead by the coroner at 6:21 p.m.
Keywords: head, rotating parts, concrete truck, rotating knife, work rules, slip, struck against, concrete mixer, fall
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 302601323 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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