Accident Report Detail
Accident: 170378889 - Employee'S Leg Crushed By Falling Truck Bed
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|111805495||10/23/1996||3713||House Of Wreckers Inc.|
At approximately 10:00 a.m. on October 23, 1996, Employee #1 was working underneath a heavy truck bed that was suspended from front and rear winch lines and supported by a welded-on bracket. He was using a gas torch to cut the welds on the bracket when the truck bed moved. The bracket overturned and the truck bed fell on Employee #1's leg. He sustained crushing injuries, along with burns from his gas torch. Employee #1 was hospitalized for treatment.
|1||111805495||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Occupation not reported|