Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201797263 - Employee Struck By Truck Boom

Accident: 201797263 -- Report ID: 0950644 -- Event Date: 05/01/2003
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12609027305/01/20031611Michael Anthony Co., Inc.

At approximately 9:20 a.m. on May 1, 2003, Employee #1, a laborer, was guiding the rubber hose that was attached to the end of the pipe on a pump truck pouring concrete. The concrete pump truck was a Putzmeister with a 52-m boom, Model Number TSS52.5-14. One of the truck's outriggers sunk into the ground, causing the boom to fall, and strike Employee #1's shoulder. Employee #1 was paralyzed from neck down and hospitalized.

Keywords: concrete pump, paralysis, concrete truck, construction, truck, struck by, concrete
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $500,000 to $1,000,000 2 25

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 126090273 Hospitalized injury Other Concrete and terrazzo finishers FallDist:
Cause: Exterior masonry
FatCause: Struck by falling object/projectile

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.