Accident Report Detail
Accident: 128780.015 - Employee Incurs Back Injuries After Pushed Into Table By Pit
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1488921.015||08/19/2020||Valmont Siouxland Galvanizing|
At 7:18 a.m. on August 14, 2020, an employee was positioning a 4 foot by 4 foot 8-foot platform attached to a Toyota Model 8FDU25 forklift powered industrial t ruck (PIT) to untangle cables on a overhead hoist. The coworker operating the fo rklift got the pedals confused and pushed on the gas pedal pushing the platform into the employee. The employee was pushed into a steel table and fractured his lower back, requiring hospitalization.
|1||1488921.015||54||M||Hospitalized injury||Occupation not reported|