Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 170585947 - Employee Impales Himself On Steel Rod Driven Into The Ground
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|120159025||05/10/1995||1711||0||General Plumbing & Fire Protection Inc|
Abstract: Employee #1 was cleaning debris out of a 5 ft deep trench. He tried to climb out of the trench using a vertical step approximately 3 ft 3 in. high. He fell backward and impaled himself on a 3/4 in. diameter steel rod that had been driven into the ground in the bottom of the trench to establish a grade point. The rod went through his neck and up into his mouth. He was in the hospital for 10 days.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||120159025||Hospitalized injury||Electric Shock||Construction laborers|