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Accident: 202445169 - Employee Fractures Foot When Run Over By Lift

Accident: 202445169 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 12/18/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30746209301/12/20075031Blue Linx Corp
At about 5:39 p.m. on December 18, 2006, Employee #1 was working in the employer's building products distribution center in Riverside, CA. Employee #1 was standing on the ground beside a loaded flatbed trailer when a coworker, driving a Hyster S100 model lift truck, made a quick left turn and ran over Employee #1's left foot. Employee #1 sustained a fracture to his foot and ankle region. He was transported by paramedics to the Riverside Community Hospital, where he was admitted for surgery and remained hospitalized for 12 days. Employee #1 was a material handler and full time employee of BlueLinx Corp.
Keywords: fracture, vehicle in gear, warehouse, flatbed truck, run over, aerial lift, ankle, foot, inattention
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 307462093 Hospitalized injury Fracture Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators

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