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Accident: 100718.015 - Employee Sustains Fractured Foot When Struck By Forklift

Accident: 100718.015 -- Report ID: 0418100 -- Event Date: 11/08/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1277111.01511/15/2017Coco-Cola Bottling Company United-East, Llc.
At 2:00 p.m. on November 8, 2017, an employee was working for a firm that bottled soft drinks and distributed soft drinks in cans and bottle to retail outlets, restaurants, and so forth. She was operating an electric pallet jack. She was bringing in empty pallets in to load with product. At the same time, her coworker was operating a forklift. The employee was driving her electric pallet jack around a parked truck. The coworker, on her forklift, did not see the employee coming around the parked truck. The coworker drove the forklift into the pallet jack. The forks of the forklift struck the employee. The employee sustained a fractured foot. She was hospitalized.
Keywords: pallet, struck by, foot, ind trk operator, loading dock, industrial truck, fracture, warehouse
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1277111.015 30 M Hospitalized injury Fracture

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