Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 104207.015 - Foreman'S Hand Is Caught In Backhoe Bucket And Crushed

Accident: 104207.015 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 03/16/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1304096.01503/27/2018Lucas Builders, Inc.
At 10:30 a.m. on March 16, 2018, Employee #1, a foreman employed by a constructi on company, stopped along a road to say hello to another crew of the employer's. The crew was using a 420 Backhoe with a 4 in 1 clam bucket to backfill an 18-i nch trench. Employee #1 reached into the bucket to remove a piece of asphalt. The bucket closed on his right hand. Emergency services were called, and Employ ee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for crushing injuries to his hand.
Keywords: asphalt, backhoe, backhoe bucket, caught in, construction, crushed, hand, highway, repair, trench
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Highway, road, street Maintenance or repair  
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1304096.015 47 M Hospitalized injury Carpenter FallDist:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.