Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 303176135 - Employee Injured When Crushed Between Grapples And Boom
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|303176135||06/26/2000||2411||0||Best Lay Cutting Inc|
Abstract: At approximately 11:00 a.m. on June 23, 2000, Employee #1 and an assistant where replacing a drum on a hydraulic shovel using a second hydraulic shovel and its boom attachments (grapples). The replacement drum was put into place by the second hydraulic shovel and after the bolts had been placed appropriately Employee #1 requested that his assistant move the grapples out of the way. As the assistant was moving the grapples he observed Employee #1 go out of his sight. The assistant ran to Employee #1's previous location only to find him a distance away from the machine and injured. Employee #1 was taken to a local hospital where it was determined that he had suffered a broken pelvis, broken femur, and severe lacerations. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||303176135||Hospitalized injury||Other||Crane and tower operators|