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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 869362 - Employee Hospitalized After Being Buried In Rock Crusher

Accident: 869362 -- Report ID: 0522000 -- Event Date: 06/27/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10323700406/27/19905032Crushing Unlimited
Employee #1, the owner, was inside a rock crusher throwing out dirt clods when he hit the feed conveyor control lever. This activated the feed conveyor and he was buried. Two employees on site shut off the conveyor and unloaded Employee #1, who was hospitalized.
Keywords: rock crusher, control lever, struck against, conveyor, buried, inattention
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 103237004 Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported

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