Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 202444915 - Worker Lacerates Leg In Truck-Mounted Crane Accident

Accident: 202444915 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 09/13/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12594331610/20/20061622Washington Group International Obayashi Corp
At approximately 2:30 a.m. on September 13, 2006, an employee was working for a general construction highway contractor. The employee was on the flatbed (56 inches above ground) of a truck-mounted crane (National Crane, 800D, and Serial Number 1068-0006). When he stepped on the right rear outrigger to climb down, the crane operator at the same time was retracting the outrigger, which pinched the employee's lower left leg between the vertical member of the outrigger and the side of the truck bed. The employee was hospitalized with lacerations.
Keywords: highway, outrigger, truck crane, construction, descending, caught between, laceration, mech mat handling, crane, leg
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Highway, road, street New project or new addition $20,000,000 and over
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 125943316 Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Fencing, installing lights, signs, etc.
FatCause: Caught in stationary equipment

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close