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Accident: 201406642 - Employee Killed When Excavation Caved-In, Crushing Him

Accident: 201406642 -- Report ID: 0552651 -- Event Date: 12/30/2002
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12712813012/30/20021611Aquamarine Fiberglass Pools & Spas Inc
On December 30, 2002, Employee #1, while working in an excavation installing a manhole, was killed when the sides of excavation caved-in, crushing Employee #1 against the concrete manhole.
Keywords: excavation, crushed, cave-in, manhole
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Highway, road, street New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 127128130 Fatality Fracture Construction laborers FallDist:
Cause: Installing culverts and incidental drainage
FatCause: Trench collapse

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