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Accident: 200674745 - Employee Crushed And Killed By Falling Granite Slab

Accident: 200674745 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 02/20/2004
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30729606102/23/20045032Keys Granite, Inc.
At approximately 4:45 p.m. on February 20, 2004, an employee and three coworkers were working at the warehouse receiving area. They were performing quality checks on a granite slab when a bundle of granite suddenly tipped over. The vertical supports that hold the granite in place had been removed in order to perform the checks. The granite crushed the employee and he died as a result of his injuries.
Keywords: chest, crushed, restraining device, struck by, falling object, unstable load
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 307296061 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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