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Accident: 100406.015 - Employee Slips Off Of Excavator Outrigger And Fractures Ankl

Accident: 100406.015 -- Report ID: 0522500 -- Event Date: 09/07/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1263917.01509/14/2017Ace Iron & Metal Company
At 4:45 p.m. on September 7, 2017, Employee #1 was dismounting an excavator by s tepping from the cab onto the excavator's tire, and then onto an outrigger. Empl oyee #1's foot slipped on the metal outrigger and he fell to the concrete below. Employee #1 sustained a compound ankle fracture and was hospitalized for his in jury.
Keywords: access/egress, ankle, excavator, fall, fracture, outrigger, slip, unstable position
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1263917.015 39 M Hospitalized injury Excavating and loading machine operators

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