Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14339717 - Employee Killed When Crushed By Crane Boom
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|14968549||06/05/1985||1622||0||The Columbus Company|
Abstract: Employee #1 had been assigned to attach a 20 ft boom section to a 40 ft boom on a 3 ton mobile truck crane. He was 3 ft under the boom, removing the hinge pins that connected the boom sections. When he had removed both bottom pins, the boom rotated at the two top hinge pins and collapsed, striking him in the head and lower back of the neck. Employee #1 did not respond to emergency treatment and died. Blocks to secure the boom had not been provided.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|