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Accident: 90420.015 - Employee Is Caught In Muller Mixer And Killed

Accident: 90420.015 -- Report ID: 0316700 -- Event Date: 02/08/2016
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1123560.01502/08/2016Buck Company Inc.
At 1:10 p.m. on February 8, 2016, an employee was preparing to install equipment . The employee was exposed to energy sources that were not isolated and locked o ut prior to entering the confined space of the Muller mixer. This energy source was activated and caused internal machine parts to rotate. The employer was th rown or pinched between the vessel walls and/or the internal machine parts. The mixer operates at approximately 54 RPM and the employee was killed from a crush ed pelvis and lacerations.
Keywords: caught in, confined space, crushed, laceration, lockout/tagout, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1123560.015 56 M Fatality

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