Accident Report Detail
Accident: 116755.015 - Employee'S Fingers Are Crushed Between Light Pole And Forkli
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1405109.015||06/03/2019||Midstate Construction Corporation|
At 6:50 a.m. on May 21, 2019, Employee #1, a coworker operating a Gradall forkli ft, and a superintendent, employed by a construction company, were removing a li ght pole from a parking lot roundabout. The coworker used the forklift to remov e and lower the pole to the ground. Employee #1 lifted the end of the pole to s hift it off a planter box, and the pole slid down the dirt pile, trapping and cr ushing three of Employee #1's left hand fingers between the pole and the forkli ft. Emergency services transported Employee #1 to the hospital, where he was ad mitted for treatment of devascularizing crush injuries to the fingers. The empl oyee required hospitalization for eight days.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Highway, road, street||Alteration or rehabilitation||2|
|1||1405109.015||53||M||Non Hospitalized injury||Construction trades, n.e.c.||FallDist: