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Accident: 201405081 - Brick Falls On Two Employees- One Died And Other Had Bruises

Accident: 201405081 -- Report ID: 0552651 -- Event Date: 01/25/2001
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12719774701/26/20011741Gm Powertrain/Saginaw Metal Casting Operations
Employees #1 and #2 were working in a holding furnace removing brick lining when a large section of a brick broke loose and fell on both employees. Employee #1 died, and Employee #2 had bruises. Employee #2 went to a local hospital for treatment.
Keywords: furnace, brick, contusion
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Manufacturing plant Alteration or rehabilitation $50,000 to $250,000 1 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 127197747 Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Demolition
FatCause: Struck by falling object/projectile
2 127197747 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Demolition
FatCause: Struck by falling object/projectile

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