Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14499040 - Employee Struck And Killed By Falling Boom
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|102302262||09/26/1988||1623||0||James Kaiser Construction Equipment & Maintenance|
Abstract: Employee #1 was disassembling the boom of a Link Belt crawler crane, model LS-108B, serial #9LG5554. He lowered the boom, leaving its peak 3 to 4 feet off the ground without blocking or cribbing. While there was tension on the main pendants, Employee #1 disconnected the bottom pins of a joint or section that was behind the joint to which the main pendants were connected. The boom sections rotated on the top pins and the boom fell. Employee #1, who as underneath the boom, was struck on the upper portion of his body and killed.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||102302262||Fatality||Concussion||Occupation not reported|