Accident Report Detail
Accident: 142579.015 - Employee Fractures Ankle After Tripping Over Pit Forks
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At 8:00 a.m. on December 15, 2021, an Employee (a grocery store Service Operatio ns Manager) was working with a coworker shrink wrapping trash piled onto 5 palle ts. The employee had stacked the trash from a bailer utilizing a CW pallet jack powered industrial truck (PIT) which she relocated to the open space in the rece iving area. The employee backed the PIT up from the stacked pallets and left it with the forks obstructing the path of travel. As she proceeded to secure the tr ash with the plastic wrap and upon several walk arounds, the employee tripped ov er the forks. The employee fractured her left ankle requiring medical treatment without hospitalization and modified duties.
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