Accident Report Detail
Accident: 170080337 - Employee Injured When Struck By Pipe, Dies In Surgery
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|301987913||12/05/1997||4491||Transocean Terminal Operators, Inc.|
Employee #1, a longshoreman, was in the hold of a barge as bundles of pipe were being off loaded. A nylon sling broke and the load of pipes swung over, striking Employee #1 on the legs. He was transported to the hospital, where he underwent surgery. During the operation he suffered an apparent blood clot or heart attack, and died.
|1||301987913||Fatality||Fracture||Occupation not reported|