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Accident: 103669.015 - Employee Is Struck By Falling Beam And Incurs Crushing Injur

Accident: 103669.015 -- Report ID: 0215000 -- Event Date: 09/29/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1267446.01509/29/2017Newburgh Iron, Llc

On September 29, 2017, Employee #1 and Coworker #1, employed by a construction c ompany, were working at a multiemployer construction project, a commercial build ing. Coworker #1 was operating a crane and hoisting a structural steel beam. E mployee #1 was providing signals for Coworker #1. The hoisted beam struck again st a structural member of the building, causing the beam to fall from the crane. As it fell, the beam struck Employee #1. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for cr ushing injuries to his right leg and left upper body.

Keywords: construction, crane, crushing, falling object, iron worker, leg, steel beam, steel erection, struck by, torso
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition  

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1267446.015 48 M Hospitalized injury Structural metal workers FallDist:
Cause: Steel Erection Of Solid Web-Landing Materials (Hoi

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