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Accident: 112625.015 - Employee Crushes Foot When Struck By Falling Counterweight,

Accident: 112625.015 -- Report ID: 0552652 -- Event Date: 12/20/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1369743.01501/15/2019Harlo Corp
At 3:00 p.m. on December 20, 2018, an employee was talking with a coworker when he was struck by a 3,800 lb counterweight that fell from a forklift that was turning and accelerating in the direction the employee was walking. The employee crushed his foot and amputated his leg below the knee. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: struck by, fracture, amputation, leg, foot, amputated, crushed, falling object
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1369743.015 60 M Hospitalized injury Amputation Assemblers

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