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Accident: 200513596 - Employee Killed When Knocked Off Buliding By Falling Beam

Accident: 200513596 -- Report ID: 0552700 -- Event Date: 10/01/2004
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30794252410/04/20041791Centurion Inds,Inc. Dba A-Lert Construction
At approximately 10:15 a.m. on October 1, 2004, Employee #1 was working as a connector on a structural steel floor deck 24.5 feet above floor level. A steel beam fell from the hook of a crane from approximately 85 feet above ground level. The beam struck Employee #1 and then continued falling and struck Employee #2 who was standing on the ground below the deck. Employee #1 was killed and Employee #2 was hospitalized with a broken ankle.
Keywords: beam, steel beam, crane hook, construction, walking surface, fall, struck by, steel connecting, crane
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Refinery Alteration or rehabilitation $500,000 to $1,000,000 8 82 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 307942524 Hospitalized injury Fracture Structural metal workers
2 307942524 Fatality Cut/Laceration Structural metal workers

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