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Accident: 819508 - Employee Killed By Falling Block Wall

Accident: 819508 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 08/22/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1829503008/22/19901741Lance Concrete Inc.
Employee #1, a cement finisher, was working at the base of an uncompleted 20 ft high wall with a poured tie beam. The Snorkel 4 boom concrete pump was pouring a slab over the wall when the #1 boom struck the wall and caused a 10 ft by 5 ft high section of the block wall to fall on Employee #1. He died of multiple trauma.
Keywords: wall, boom, struck against, construction, struck by, concrete block, falling object
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 18295030 Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported

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