Boeing worker killed in Huntington Beach plant

A 48-year-old Boeing worker died when he fell off a lift at the aerospace giant's Huntington Beach campus, according to the Orange County coroner. Full Story
popcorn

La Verne, CA

#1 Sep 22, 2009
Was this a Boeing employee or an employee of a private construction contractor?
LBJJ

Bremerton, WA

#2 Sep 22, 2009
Tragic.

Scissor lifts are usually caged and operators are usually harnessed.

More info might prevent recurrences.
NoOnHate

Long Beach, CA

#3 Sep 22, 2009
if the safety harness is attached properly and was in good condition, this should have NEVER resulted in a death.
The REAL LeRoy

Los Angeles, CA

#4 Sep 22, 2009
My respects go to this mans family.
Love

United States

#6 Sep 23, 2009
I work across the street from were this happened I was not there when it happen but yesterday there were no one working on this construction site. For his family I want to say I am sorry that this happened.
big lou

Huntington Beach, CA

#8 Sep 26, 2009
i go to school with one of the guys co worker and i was told he rolled into a pit it wasnt a fall more of a crush.

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