Inspection: 1427786.015 - Western States Contracting, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Nevada Las Vegas
Western States Contracting, Inc.
1033 Keys Drive
Boulder City, NV 89005
4129 West Cheyenne Avenue, North Las Vegas, NV 89032
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238990/All Other Specialty Trade Contractors
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 10/04/2019
At 11:00 a.m. on August 28, 2019, Employee #1 and a coworker were removing concr ete debris from the bed of a truck and placing the material into the bucket of a backhoe. The coworker was lowering a concrete slab when it slipped from his ha nds, striking and crushing the fingers of Employee #1's right hand. Employee #1 was hospitalized for treatment of one crushed finger and one partially amputate d finger.
Keywords:backhoe bucket, concrete slab, construction, crushed, debris, falling object, finger, partial amputation, struck by, truck, unloading
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