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Accident: 200420032 - Employee Killed When Crushed Under Falling Crane Boom

Accident: 200420032 -- Report ID: 0420300 -- Event Date: 06/13/1997
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30031624706/13/19971622Dellinger, Inc.
Employee #1 was working on a lattice boom from underneath it. He removed the lower locking pins that connected two 20-ft sections of the boom, causing the boom to collapse on him. Employee #1 was crushed and killed.
Keywords: unsecured, crane boom, construction, crushed, mech mat handling, struck by, falling object
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Bridge New project or new addition $5,000,000 to $20,000,000 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 300316247 Fatality Other Occupation not reported FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Pouring concrete for piers, and pylons
FatCause: Crushed/run-over by construction equipment during

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