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Accident: 201074424 - Employee'S Leg Is Burned And Fractured In Fall Into Asphalt

Accident: 201074424 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 10/15/2009
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31268024211/03/20091623Western Pacific Pipeline Corp.
At approximately 3:30 p.m. on October 15, 2009, Employee #1 was standing on the bed of a truck which was positioned on an incline shoveling asphalt into a backhoe. The truck was a Ken Worth, Number 1, 10 wheel, White 12T, dump truck. The asphalt gave way and Employee #1 sustained second and third degree burns on his legs and a fractured right arm. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: burn, fracture, truck, dump truck, hot asphalt, fall, cave-in, asphalt, leg
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Shoreline development, dam, reservoir Maintenance or repair Under $50,000
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 312680242 Hospitalized injury Burn/Scald(Heat) Truck drivers, heavy FallDist:
Cause: Paving
FatCause: Other

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