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Accident: 95100.015 - Employee'S Toes Are Amputated After Being Struck By Tow Truc

Accident: 95100.015 -- Report ID: 0950647 -- Event Date: 03/19/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1228401.01504/28/2017West Hills Towing & Transport, Llc

At 6:00 p.m. on March 19, 2017, an employee was working for a motor vehicle towi ng firm. He was unloading a car from the bed of a tow truck. The tow truck was e quipped with a rollback bed. The bed rolled and came into contact with the emplo yee's foot. The employee sustained a laceration in his foot. Subsequently, two o r three toes were amputated. He was hospitalized.

Keywords: amputation, crushing, falling object, foot, hoist, motor vehicle, run over, toe, tow truck

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1228401.015 52 M Hospitalized injury

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