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Accident: 202542494 - Construction Foreman Is Injured When Struck By Boom

Accident: 202542494 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 11/02/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31485812711/10/20101541Ed Grush Construction
At 8:48 a.m. on November 2, 2010, Employee #1, a construction foreman, was searching for a steel structural member. When he passed between a truck and a boom lift, the lift operator moved the boom and caught Employee #1 between the truck and the lift. Employee #1 was hospitalized for a lacerated thigh.
Keywords: steel, boom, construction, thigh, caught between, laceration, steel erection, struck by, aerial lift
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $20,000,000 and over 3 40
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 314858127 Non Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Erecting structural steel
FatCause: Crushed/run-over/trapped of operator by operating

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