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Accident Summary Nr: 141724.015 - Employee Incurs Multiple Injuries When Struck By Falling Mac

Accident Summary Nr: 141724.015 -- Report ID: 0830600 -- Event Date: 12/03/2021
Inspection NrDate OpenedSICNAICSEstablishment Name
1567416.01512/07/2021314999Volm Companies Inc.

Abstract: At 1:30 p.m. on December 3, 2021, an employee was attempting to lift a bailing m achine utilizing a bottle jack. The machine fell on its side as it was being lif ted due to the improper lifting equipment chosen. The employee broke four ribs, incurred a concussion and multiple lacerations to his back, right side and face and tore a ligament in his shoulder, requiring hospitalization.

Keywords: abdomen, abrasion, back, blunt force, blunt force trauma, chest, concussion, contusion, face, falling object, fracture, head, hydraulic jack, inexperience, insufficient supervision, jack, laceration, material handling

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Nr Age Sex Degree Nature of Injury Occupation
1 1567416.015 30 M Hospitalized injury Truck Driver: Heavy/Tractor-Trailer

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