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Inspection Detail

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14253629 Event: 10/11/1988Employee Killed When Struck By Backing Truck
Employee #1 was walking behind a dump truck that was backing up. The truck hit Employee #1 and knocked him to the ground. The truck's rear wheels then ran over Employee #1's chest, causing internal injuries from which he died 3 days later.
Keywords: chest, work rules, dump truck, struck by, run over, backing up, inattention
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 14992440 Fatality Fracture Construction laborers

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