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Accident: 690370 - Employees Injured When Catapulted From Tipping Forklift

Accident: 690370 -- Report ID: 0552700 -- Event Date: 01/03/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
289954001/10/19861751Arrow Builders
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
289953201/10/19861522Frana And Sons, Inc.
At approximately 8:00 a.m. on January 3, 1986, Employees #1 and #2 were on a platform elevated by a forklift, preparing to place wood siding on the exterior of a building. While the forklift operator was trying to position the platform against the building, the forklift tipped over, catapulting Employees #1 and #2 from the elevated work platform. Employee #1 sustained a mild concussion, swollen disc, and bruises over his body. He was hospitalized. Employee #2 was bruised on the back of both of his legs.
Keywords: head, work rules, industrial truck, concussion, elevated work plat, contusion, leg, overturn, ejected, construction
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 2899540 Hospitalized injury Concussion Carpenters
2 2899540 Non Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Carpenters
3 2899532 Occupation Not Listed

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