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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 impact 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 attached to a telehandler. The strap broke and equipment fell. The employee was struck and killed by falling equipment.
Keywords: struck by, grain elevator, falling object
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1176997.015 20 M Fatality Other Laborers, except construction

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