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Accident: 170174155 - Employee'S Foot Injured When Struck By Lumber

Accident: 170174155 -- Report ID: 0950614 -- Event Date: 05/08/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11183176406/03/19911731Pacific Electric Motors
On May 8, 1991, Employee #1 and a coworker were clearing an area alongside a plant. They were moving an 8 ft by 10 ft piece of lumber when it slipped from Employee #1's hands and landed on his left foot. He suffered contusions on his foot and fractures of the third and fourth toes. He was treated and released for three weeks of recovery time at home. Employee #1 stated that he was not wearing safety shoes because of injuries to his left leg suffered in a motorcycle accident.
Keywords: fracture, protective clothing, work rules, construction, lumber, struck by, toe, falling object, safety shoe, foot
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 111831764 Non Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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