Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201158136 - Employee Injures Arm When Caught By Suspended Load
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|300863339||09/03/2003||1623||South Bay Pipeline Company|
At approximately 3:00 p.m. on September 3, 2003, Employee #1 with South Bay Pipeline was working on an underground pipeline installation project in Moreno Valley, CA. While helping to guide an 8-ft by 12-ft side plate of a box trench shield onto 3-ft spreaders that were being positioned by a Hitachi Model EX 200 Excavator, he placed his right forearm and hand under the plate. His forearm became crushed between the bottom of the shield plate and a 4-in. steel spreader. Employee #1 was hospitalized at Loma Linda University Medical Center for surgery to reattach his partially severed arm.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Pipeline||New project or new addition||$250,000 to $500,000|
|1||300863339||Hospitalized injury||Cut/Laceration||Construction laborers||FallDist: