Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 201064888 - Employee Fractures Ankle In Excavator Turnover
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Abstract: Employee #1 and several other employees were working on a highway expansion project. They were cutting a trench on a slope on the side of a highway in order for plants to be put along the side of the highway. Employee #1 was using with a Bobcat excavator and it was positioned on a slope. He elevated the machine to spin on its tracks in order to go down the embankment. A large rock slid out from underneath the excavator causing it to lose balance and tip over onto its side. Employee #1's left foot went outside of the excavator and was crushed by the excavator. Employee #1 was hospitalized with a fractured left ankle.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||300789351||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Excavating and loading machine operators|