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Accident: 200967487 - Employee Suffers Crushed Foot And Amputation

Accident: 200967487 -- Report ID: 0352440 -- Event Date: 08/23/2000
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30371415808/23/20001796Millennium Crane & Rigging Incorporated
A heavy equipment rigging and moving contractor was hired to delivery and install a new boiler system into the basement of a building owned by a county government. The boiler was in eight separate sections and was being removed from the delivery truck by crane and lowered onto equipment dollies to be pushed by hand into the building. While moving one of the sections, the dolly kicked out, causing the boiler to fall over striking and crushing Employee #1's left foot. Employee #1 was hospitalized and his foot had to be amputated.
Keywords: amputated, boiler, crushed, foot
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 2
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 303714158 Hospitalized injury Amputation Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause:
FatCause: Struck by falling object/projectile

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