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Accident: 202342424 - Employee Struck And Injured By Precast Panel

Accident: 202342424 -- Report ID: 0215000 -- Event Date: 06/25/2009
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31351631206/25/20091522Bcre Services, Llc.
On June 25, 2009, Employee #1 was standing in close proximity to precast panels leaning against a wall. The precast panel was approximately 5ft by 20ft, and weighed approximately 8,000 lb. There were two leaning on a wall on the first floor of the construction site. As a crane transported one of the panels, the second panel tipped over and pinned Employee #1 against plywood boards. He sustained a broken pelvis and a punctured artery. Other coworkers heard him and ran to move the precast panel. Employee #1 was taken to Bellevue Hospital by ambulance. He underwent medical treatment and was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, panel, precast, pelvis, struck by, artery, puncture
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition $1,000,000 to $5,000,000 19 277
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 313516312 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Exterior masonry
FatCause: Crushed/run-over of non-operator by operating cons

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