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Accident: 14214621 - Forklift Rolled Into Employee; Leg Injured

Accident: 14214621 -- Report ID: 0454711 -- Event Date: 01/09/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
324481101/17/19863444Consolidated Systems Inc
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS DRIVING AN UNLOADED FORKLIFT THROUGH THE PLANT WHEN ANOTHER EMPLOYEE JOKINGLY SLID A BOARD UNDER THE WHEELS. ANGERED BY CONSTANT TEASING BY THIS EMPLOYEE, EMPLOYEE #1 DISMOUNTED THE FORKLIFT AND APPROACHED THE OTHER EMPLOYEE. A SCUFFLE BROKE OUT, DURING WHICH THE LIFT ROLLED BACKWARDS, STRIKING AND ROLLING ONTO EMPLOYEE #1. HE WAS IN THE INTENSIVE CARE UNIT AT METHODIST HOSPITAL AT THE TIME OF THIS INSPECTION. HE WAS BEING TREATED FOR SEVERE INJURIES TO HIS LEG.
Keywords: brake, industrial truck, struck by, unmanned, horseplay, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 3244811 Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators

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