Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 201797651 - Employee Is Injured When Struck By Falling Object
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|119821205||11/14/2003||5199||424990||Lakin Tire West Inc.|
Abstract: At approximately 11:00 p.m. on November 3, 2003, Employee #1 of Lakin Tire West Incorporated, was working as a warehouse laborer. He was vacuuming the floor underneath the Columbus McKinnon tire shredder when a 14-inch tire fell and struck him. The tire fell approximately 12 feet through a gap that was between the safety net around the elevated work area and the machine. Employee #1 sustained strains to his cervical, thoracic, and lumbar vertebrae. He was transported to La Palma Intercommunity Hospital, where he was hospitalized for his injuries.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||119821205||Hospitalized injury||Strain/Sprain||Laborers, except construction|