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Accident: 202673307 - Employee'S Foot Run Over By Tractor

Accident: 202673307 -- Report ID: 0950633 -- Event Date: 09/18/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31620981610/11/20127992The La Quinta Country Club
At approximately 1:35 p.m. on September 18, 2012 Employee #1 was driving a tractor with an attached blower devise around a golf course, when he received a cellular phone call. Employee #1 stoped the tractor on the down slop side of the green, placed it in gear, turned the wheels towards the slope of the green and dismounted the tractor to answer the phone call. As Employee #1 answered the phone the tractor began to roll down the slope. Employee #1 attempted to get back on the tractor but was not able to do so, at which time the right rear wheel ran over his right foot causing a serious injury. Employee #1 was taken to a local hospital where it was determined he fractured his foot in the accident.
Keywords: fracture, roll-over, tractor, foot
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316209816 Hospitalized injury Fracture Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators

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