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Accident: 202685939 - Worker'S Leg Is Fractured In Attempt To Jump Onto Forklift

Accident: 202685939 -- Report ID: 0352410 -- Event Date: 04/02/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31693970104/02/20130783Sharp Lawn & Tree Inc
On April 2, 2013, an employee was working for an ornamental shrub and tree service. A coworker was operating a skid steer with a forklift attachment. The employee was walking nearby. He attempted to jump on the fork of the skid steer to ride it. He slipped and fell from the fork. The coworker ran over the employee's legs, and the employee sustained a fracture in his left leg.
Keywords: fracture, ind trk operator, slip, riding on equipment, industrial truck, run over, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316939701 Hospitalized injury Fracture Laborers, except construction

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