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Accident: 200374056 - Employee Is Killed When Struck By Bale Press

Accident: 200374056 -- Report ID: 0454510 -- Event Date: 09/29/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30980310409/30/20062211Delta Mills Marketing - Beattie Plant
On September 29, 2006, an employee set up a ladder in a bale press. The employee climbed the ladder, which put his upper body through the electric eyes, causing the bale press to cycle and cut him in half. The bale press was not locked out. The employee was killed.
Keywords: lockout, caught between, baler, struck by, press
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 309803104 Fatality Other Industrial machinery repairers

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