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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201280211 - Employee Killed When Tanker Wall Collapses

Accident: 201280211 -- Report ID: 0418100 -- Event Date: 09/12/1997
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30097157909/12/19977699Foxcraft-Atlanta, Llc
Employee #1 entered a tanker truck to make repairs. After he welded a seam, he used compressed air to determine if the tank's seam had sealed. The air pressure was too strong and caused the tanker wall to collapse. Employee #1 was struck in the head by the tank's wall and killed.
Keywords: head, collapse, welder, compressed air, welding, tank
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300971579 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Welders and cutters

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