Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 201075827 - Employee Is Injured While Disassembling Crane
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|312684392||09/30/2010||7353||238990||Maxim Crane Works Lp|
Abstract: At approximately 12:30 p.m. on September 7, 2010, Employee #1 was a crane operator for a crane rental company. He was disassembling a 62 ft long, three section boom/jib assembly for a 350 ton, Unit Number 3548, Model Number GMK 6350, luffer crane that was on a truck bed. He was standing on the truck bed which was approximately 5 ft high. Employee #1 disconnected three pins. He struck the last pin with a 10 lb sledge hammer, and was injured when the boom section dropped. The boom section had not been blocked or otherwise secured. Employee #1's left pinkie finger was crushed to the third digit, and he fell to the ground which caused a head injury and a dislocated shoulder. He was hospitalized for three days at Scripps Mercy Hospital for treatment.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||312684392||Hospitalized injury||Amputation||Engineering technicians, n.e.c.|