Accident: 202352159 - Grinding Wheel Strikes Employee Who Is Hospitalized
Accident: 202352159 -- Report ID: 0352440 -- Event Date: 07/11/2003
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|306771825||07/14/2003||7549||J & J Towing|
|On July 11, 2003, an employee working for a tow truck company was grinding off a metal pin on the wheel lift of a tow truck. The employee was struck in the right calf by a piece of abrasive grinding wheel that disintegrated during the operation. He was transported to Prince George's Hospital Center, where he was hospitalized and treated for lacerations and injured calf muscles...|
Keywords: leg, wheel, tow truck, laceration, disintegrated, abrasive wheel, struck by, flying object, mechanic, guard
|1||306771825||Hospitalized injury||Cut/Laceration||Automobile mechanics|
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