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Accident: 100661.015 - Worker'S Legs Are Hit By Falling Rebar

Accident: 100661.015 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 05/16/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1240623.01506/12/2017Nehemiah Rebar Services Inc
At 8:10 a.m. on May 16, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a construction rebar serv ices company, was handling a bundle of rebar. As he moved the bundle, the strap came off. As it fell, the bundle hit Employee #1's legs. Emergency services w ere called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted an d treated for injuries to both legs.
Keywords: construction, disconnecting means, falling object, hoist, leg, material handling, rebar, struck by
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
      1 35
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1240623.015 46 M Hospitalized injury Construction Laborer

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