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Accident: 106940.015 - Employee Suffers Multiple Injuries When Struck By Falling Wa

Accident: 106940.015 -- Report ID: 0352450 -- Event Date: 05/30/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1321572.01505/30/2018The Rack Boss Inc
At 9:30 a.m. on May 30, 2018, Employee #1 was unbanding metal warehouse racks that were elevated by a powered industrial truck, approximately four feet off the ground. The metal warehouse racks were of varying weights, some weighing as much as 2,100 pounds. The employee had removed the banding material from the outside in, which was not how he had been trained. As he pulled on the pile, they fell on him, causing contusions and lacerations to his stomach, hips and legs. Employee #1 was hospitalized for treatment.
Keywords: struck by, hip, leg, powered industrial vehicle, laceration, falling object, stomach, warehouse, contusion
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1321572.015 22 M Non Hospitalized injury Concussion Laborers, except construction

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