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Accident: 659920 - Collapse Of Structural Steel

Accident: 659920 -- Report ID: 0111400 -- Event Date: 08/20/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10044016308/20/19861791American Bridge Division Of Usx
Two iron workers had just connected a horizontal I-beam to two vertical members. The bolt holding one of the vertical members pulled out of the concrete, causing the three pieces to lean to the east. Both iron workers jumped to the concrete floor. They were hospitalized for injuries sustained in the fall.
Keywords: erection process, building, collapse, iron worker, column, construction, steel erection, fall, steel connecting
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100440163 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported
2 100440163 Hospitalized injury Other Occupation not reported

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