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Accident: 200083780 - Employee'S Leg Is Fractured When Pinned By Falling Object

Accident: 200083780 -- Report ID: 0112000 -- Event Date: 06/22/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31439949406/22/20103599Turbocare, Inc.
On June 22, 2010, Employee #1 cut the band of two 4.5-in. thick by 1 ft wide by 12 ft long bar stock. The end of one bar stock, weighing approximately 2,500 pounds, tipped off its 4-in. by 4-in. wood support and pinned Employee #1's right leg to another bar stock. Employee #1 was hospitalized with a fractured lower leg.
Keywords: fracture, pinned, caught between, crushed, struck by, falling object, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314399494 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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