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Accident: 109664.015 - Employee Fractures Leg After Being Stuck By I-Beam Hoisted B

Accident: 109664.015 -- Report ID: 0830500 -- Event Date: 09/27/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1350461.01510/01/2018Eastern Constructors Incorporated
At 8:30 a.m. on September 27, 2018, an employee was rigging I-beams onto a crane to be moved for steel erection operations. The employee had finished choking an I-beam and signaled the crane operator to raise the beam. As the beam lifted, t he bottom hook caught onto a beam laying on the ground and caused it to roll ont o the employee's leg and fracturing it.
Keywords: beam, crane, crane hook, fracture, hoist, leg, steel beam, struck by
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition   1
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1350461.015 32 M Hospitalized injury Construction laborers FallDist:
Cause: Erecting structural steel

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