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Accident: 106521.015 - Employee Fractures Ankle When Driving Forklift In Reverse

Accident: 106521.015 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 06/13/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1323025.01506/14/2018U.S. Postal Service W.P.B. Distribution Center
At 2:38 p.m. on May 13, 2018, an employee was driving a forklift in reverse afte r picking up a pallet and caught his left ankle between it and a concrete safety column. The employee fractured his ankle and was hospitalized.
Keywords: ankle, caught between, column, fracture, pallet, powered industrial vehicle
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1323025.015 58 M Hospitalized injury Equipment Operator: Heavy

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