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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201639705 - Employee Is Injured When Safety Latch On Hook Fails

Accident: 201639705 -- Report ID: 1054111 -- Event Date: 10/18/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31496872810/20/20103471Ab Plating & Manufacturing Inc
On October 18, 2010, Employee #1 was using an overhead crane to move racks between dip tanks. When the rack was being moved from the acid tank to a water tank, the safety latch on the hook of the hoist failed. Employee #1 was injured when the rack became free from the hook and fell on him. He was hospitalized for treatment of unspecified fractures.
Keywords: fracture, hoisting mechanism, overhead crane, dip tank, struck by, falling object, crane
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314968728 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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