Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201162674 - Employee #1 Struck In The Back. Fracturing Five Vertibrae
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
On May 7, 2001, Employee #1 was operating an Ingersoll Rand compact excavator. The excavator was being moved across loose freshly dug earth as it did, it went sideways across a hill approximately 18 in. wide. This caused the excavator to tip over. As that happened the arm extended and struck Employee #1 in the back, fracturing 5 vertibrae in a superficial fashion without damaging the spinal cord. He was hospitalized with fracture.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Commercial building||New project or new addition||$250,000 to $500,000||1||18|
|1||126114362||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Construction trades, n.e.c.||FallDist:
FatCause: Crushed/run-over of non-operator by operating cons