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Accident: 200374627 - Employee Is Killed When Pinned Between Boom And Outrigger

Accident: 200374627 -- Report ID: 0454510 -- Event Date: 06/20/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31216623406/20/20080783Starwood Maintenance Llc
On June 20, 2008, an employee was loading a backpack blower into the cab of a Cat 416-C backhoe in the maintenance yard. The backhoe was running when the blower moved and contacted the boom swing lever causing the backhoe boom to swing, pinning the employee between the boom and the outrigger, crushing him in the pinch point. The employee was killed.
Keywords: outrigger, pin, pinned, caught between, backhoe
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 312166234 Fatality Other Excavating and loading machine operators

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