Accident Report Detail
Accident: 103177.015 - Employee Is Struck By Falling Tank And Fractures Two Ribs
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At 1:45 a.m. on February 8, 2018, an employee was moving some old tanks from a b asement using a crane. The employee and three coworkers rigged a tank for remo val from a lower level area using an eyebolt as an attachment point on top of th e tank. As the gantry crane lifted the tank, the bolt pulled out of it and the t ank fell towards the employee. The employee was thrown back and landed on a lar ge metal conduit and the concrete floor. The employee fractured two ribs and wa s hospitalized.
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