Accident Report Detail
Accident: 108704.015 - Employee Injures Head When Struck By Pressurized Concrete Pu
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1336049.015||07/30/2018||Florida Concrete Unlimited, Inc.|
At 12:00 p.m. on July 30, 2018, an employee was working to clear concrete from a concrete hose by blowing it back using pneumatic pressure from an air compresso r. The employee failed to properly tighten the metal blow-back clamp. When the p neumatic pressure was applied to the hose, the clamp broke free and the hose whi pped around and struck the employee's head, which was not protected. The employe e received an unspecified head injury and was hospitalized.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Commercial building||New project or new addition|
Cause: Exterior masonry