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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 80985.015 - Employee Is Caught In Machinery And Killed

Accident: 80985.015 -- Report ID: 0453730 -- Event Date: 11/11/2015
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1105208.01511/11/20153281128484 - World Stone Fabricators, Inc.
On November 11, 2015, Employee #1 and two co-workers were setting up a computer numeric control machine. After energizing the machine, both co-workers walked away from the machine, while Employee #1 remained nearby to make the final preparations for use. A few minutes later, Employee #1 was witnessed falling to the floor in front of the machine. The co-workers came to his aid, only to discover him lying unresponsive on the floor in a pool of blood. The incident investigation revealed that Employee #1's head had been crushed between the machine's router and end wall, resulting in his death.
Keywords: caught between, head, guard, crushed, equipment operator
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1105208.015 19 M Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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