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Accident: 88552.015 - Employee Is Struck And Killed By Falling Equipment

Accident: 88552.015 -- Report ID: 0627510 -- Event Date: 09/09/2016
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1176997.01509/12/2016Pitcock Supply, Inc.
At approximately 9:00 a.m. on September 9, 2016, an employee was operating an im pact wrench to tighten nuts and bolts on equipment used for grain handling. The grain handling equipment was raised above ground and held by a nylon strap attac hed to a telehandler. The strap broke and equipment fell. The employee was stru ck and killed by falling equipment.
Keywords: falling object, grain elevator, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1176997.015 20 M Fatality Laborers, except construction

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