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Accident: 202346706 - Garage Collapse Kills Three And Injures One Employee

Accident: 202346706 -- Report ID: 0352450 -- Event Date: 11/15/2002
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30602562811/15/20021771C P Buckner Steel Erection Inc
Employee's #1, #2, #3, and #4 were setting pre-cast concrete double tee-beams at the seventh level of a parking garage. The garage is rectangular, approximately 354 ft by 118 ft, and seven stories high. A center pre-cast column slid down the south face of a cast in place pier after the pier failed and two bays of the garage collapsed. Employee's #1, #2, and #3 were killed. Employee #4 was hospitalized with multiple fractures.
Keywords: fracture, collapse, pinned, concrete beam, caught between, crushed, precast, struck by, concrete
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $5,000,000 to $20,000,000 7 82 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 306025628 Fatality Fracture Structural metal workers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Installation Of Decking-Initial Laying Deck (Incl
FatCause: Collapse of structure
2 306025628 Fatality Fracture Structural metal workers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Installation Of Decking-Initial Laying Deck (Incl
FatCause: Collapse of structure
3 306025628 Fatality Fracture Structural metal workers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Installation Of Decking-Initial Laying Deck (Incl
FatCause: Collapse of structure
4 306025628 Hospitalized injury Fracture Structural metal workers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Installation Of Decking-Initial Laying Deck (Incl
FatCause: Collapse of structure

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