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Accident: 202488219 - Employee Is Run Over By Tractor, Fractures Leg

Accident: 202488219 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 10/01/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31186634711/19/20080179J H Meek & Sons
Employee #1 was working alone while loading a dump truck with a backhoe mounted on a Case Model Number 580 Super E tractor. At one point in the operation, Employee #1 dismounted the tractor in order to move the dump truck. Shortly thereafter, Employee #1 noticed the tractor moving and ran toward it with the intention of mounting it to apply the brakes. However, Employee #1 fell and the front wheel of the tractor ran over his legs causing serious injuries to his right leg and left ankle. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, crushed, tractor, run over, backhoe, ankle, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 311866347 Hospitalized injury Fracture Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators

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