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Accident: 202614178 - Employee Is Injured While Working In Trench

Accident: 202614178 -- Report ID: 1054111 -- Event Date: 11/11/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31594831511/11/20111623S 2 Contractors Inc
On November 11, 2011, Employee #1, of S 2 Contractors Incorporated, was working in an trench approximately 14 ft deep, inside a coffin box. He was standing near the end of the box, and a portion of the top of the excavation caved in, partially burying him. Employee #1 was hospitalized and treated for nonspecified fractures that he sustained in the incident.
Keywords: excavation, fracture, collapse, confined space, cave-in
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Highway, road, street New project or new addition $250,000 to $500,000 1 1
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 315948315 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Trenching, installing pipe
FatCause: Trench collapse

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