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Accident: 14431738 - Employee Suffers Concussion When Struck By A Grip Arm

Accident: 14431738 -- Report ID: 0830100 -- Event Date: 05/03/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10076427305/03/19902421Plum Creek Manufacturing, Inc.
At approximately 12:30 p.m. on April 18, 1990, Employee #1 was struck by a grip arm of a hydraulic puller. An additional power device had been added to the puller and, when pressure was applied, the screw broke from the grip arm, which then struck Employee #1 in the head. He was hospitalized with a concussion.
Keywords: head, unsecured, equipment failure, hydraulic tool, struck by, concussion
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100764273 Hospitalized injury Concussion Occupation not reported

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