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Accident: 200922433 - Employee Is Killed In Forklift Collision

Accident: 200922433 -- Report ID: 0355114 -- Event Date: 01/06/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31156517001/07/20081751Largo Theater Construction Inc, Dba Ltci
On January 7, 2008, Employee #1 and a coworker were working for a company that had been contracted to expand and remodel the lobby area of an existing movie theater. The two employees went to the material storage area behind the building to retrieve wire. The coworker was operating a forklift, and Employee #1 was riding on the forks of the forklift. The coworker drove onto the sidewalk, in front of the building, and into an existing concrete support. Employee #1 was crushed between the forklift mast and the column, and he was killed.
Keywords: pinned, column, construction, riding on equipment, collision, industrial truck
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Alteration or rehabilitation $500,000 to $1,000,000 1 20 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 311565170 Fatality Fracture Construction laborers FallDist:
Cause: Interior carpentry
FatCause: Crushed/run-over of non-operator by operating cons

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