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Accident: 200740686 - Employee Killed When Crushed By Falling Concrete Block

Accident: 200740686 -- Report ID: 0213100 -- Event Date: 04/28/2000
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30336813805/01/20000781Amp Residential Services, Llc
Employee #1 was part of a crew constructing a concrete retaining wall. He was kneeling below a 2 ft by 2 ft by 8 ft long concrete block that was resting on a similar block. A coworker mounted the upper block, causing it to slide off the lower block and fall on Employee #1. He was crushed and killed. The concrete block that fell had been improperly placed on top of the lower block.
Keywords: erection process, unsecured, crushed, struck by, concrete block, falling object, unstable position
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 303368138 Fatality Other Construction laborers

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