Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200850212 - One Employee Killed, One Injured By Falling Crane Boom
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Abstract: Employees #1 and #2 were using a 15 ton truck crane to lift an 8 ft by 16 ft by 1 1/4 in. steel street plate. According to the load charts, the crane had a boom angle, boom length, and operating radius configured for lifting 5,625 lb. The boom separated from the pedestal and struck the two workers. Employee #1 was killed and Employee #2 sustained serious injuries. The boom had been weakened from prior episodes of overloading, as evidenced by a crack in the metal.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|2||102907771||Hospitalized injury||Other||Construction laborers|