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Accident: 170839146 - Employee'S Skull Is Fractured In Fall From Excavator

Accident: 170839146 -- Report ID: 0950615 -- Event Date: 02/12/2004
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11963117403/16/20041794H S Trefethen

At approximately 12:00 noon on February 2, 2004, Employee #1 was moving dirt with a Scoopmobile, center-pivot earthmover, Serial Number LD 7A. He was driving the excavator down a hill when he lost control and the vehicle flipped over. Employee #1 fell from the vehicle fracturing his skull. The employee was hospitalized.

Keywords: fracture, grader, roll-over, construction, earthmoving equip, seat belt, skull, excavator, fall, concussion
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Highway, road, street Other $50,000 to $250,000 3

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 119631174 Hospitalized injury Concussion Helpers, extractive occupations FallDist:
Cause: Site grading and rock removal
FatCause: Fall from vehicle (vehicle/construction equipment)

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