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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 202491643 - Employeee Breaks Leg When Pinned By Forklift

Accident: 202491643 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 05/03/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12582742805/24/20111542Clark & Sullivan Constructors Inc

This employer is a construction contractor building a court house. Employee #1 works for the company as an apprentice carpenter. Employee #1 was pinned between a concrete column and the rear tire of a forklift truck. The fork lift was backing out of a tight work area when the tire of the lift truck slid down the side of the excavated area for the column. The excavated area was approximately 16-inches deep. Employee #1 received a fractured right femur. No other details were provided.

Keywords: fracture, pinned, column, construction, industrial truck
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $1,000,000 to $5,000,000 2 42

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 125827428 Hospitalized injury Fracture Carpenters FallDist:
Cause: Stripping and curing concrete
FatCause: Crushed/run-over of non-operator by operating cons

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