Accident Report Detail
Accident: 170870901 - Employee Leg Got Caught While Backing Car Onto Ramp
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|120151352||04/23/2002||7533||Martin Motors Mufflers|
On March 15, 2002, Employees #1 and a coworker were closing the shop for the day and were backing a car into the garage for storage. The coworker was driving the car and Employee #1 was lifting the wheelie bar up over the structural member of the auto lift with his hands. Employee #1 motioned his coworker to back up. The coworker moved the car backwards, when he noticed Employee #1 motion him to move forward. When the coworker moved the car back, Employee #1 was straddling the structural member of the auto lift. Employee #1's right leg was struck by the wheelie bar and was pushed into the structural member of the auto lift. Employee #1 was taken to the hospital and treated for a broken leg.
|1||120151352||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Automobile mechanics|