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Accident: 202612404 - Employee Injured When Nail Gun Punctures Leg

Accident: 202612404 -- Report ID: 0950612 -- Event Date: 09/13/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31479238309/21/20104731Legacy Transportation Services, Inc.
At 9:15 p.m. on September 13, 2010, Employee #1, a crater, employed by Legacy Transportation Services Inc., sustained a serious injury while nailing a crate into a transportation container. Employee #1 had his finger on the nail gun trigger while trying to exit the container. Employee #1 stepped on the nail gun cord, lost his balance and nailed himself in the left leg. Employee #1 was taken to the Regional Medical Center where he remained for more than 24 hours.
Keywords: nail, crate, intermodal container, lost balance, leg, puncture
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 314792383 Hospitalized injury Puncture Occupation not reported

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