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Accident: 201510567 - Employee'S Leg Injured By Flying Shotcrete Hose

Accident: 201510567 -- Report ID: 0950651 -- Event Date: 01/28/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31172074201/29/20081622Kiewit Pacific Company
On January 28, 2008, Employee #1 was on a crew using a shotcrete machine when the hose became plugged. They were in the process of clearing the line when Employee #1 removed the clamp holding the hose to the boom. The hose swung around, striking his lower left leg. Employee #1 sustained a serious injury, for which he was hospitalized.
Keywords: unsecured, work rules, construction, hose, clogged, high pressure, struck by, flying object, leg
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Excavation, landfill New project or new addition $1,000,000 to $5,000,000 4200
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 311720742 Hospitalized injury Fracture Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Exterior cladding
FatCause: Struck by falling object/projectile

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