Accident Report Detail
Accident: 202615308 - Employee Fractures Head When Struck By Steel Door
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|317342418||12/23/2013||5093||Bob'S Metals Inc|
On December 17, 2013, Employee #1 was climbing up on to the left front side of a shearing machine to attach a chain to the steel door that was being raised by a forklift to hold it open to perform maintenance. The forklift slid back on a steel plate that was on the ground forcing the door to push upward and striking the employee in the head. Employee #1 was taken to an area hospital, where he was treated for fractures to facial bones, lacerations, and contusions. The employee was hospitalized for twenty-four hours.
|1||317342418||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Occupation not reported|