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Accident: 803379 - Employee Killed By Falling Elevator Car

Accident: 803379 -- Report ID: 0257260 -- Event Date: 09/02/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10810689909/06/19911796First Elevator Service, Inc.
At approximately 11:00 a.m. on September 2, 1991, Employee #1, a technician, was repairing the lock of a door on elevator #3 on the eleventh floor. He apparently did not switch off the elevator. It suddenly fell down, catching the head, arms, and legs of Employee #1. He was killed.
Keywords: repair, construction, struck by, elevator, falling object
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 108106899 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Elevator installers and repairers

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