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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14305247 - Employee'S Leg Amputated After Being Crushed By Falling Boom

Accident: 14305247 -- Report ID: 1050210 -- Event Date: 09/05/1995
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12407555709/11/19951522Hamilton Construction
On September 1, 1995, sand was being placed in a pile onto a liner that surrounded bulk fuel tanks from a one cubic yard bucket hoisted by a truck crane. Employee #1 was spreading the sand with a shovel. At approximately 4:30 p.m., the boom broke off the truck frame in the course of lifting a load, and struck Employee #1. His left leg was crushed and was later amputated to just below the kneecap.
Keywords: amputated, crane boom, truck crane, construction, crushed, struck by, falling object, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 124075557 Non Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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