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Accident: 93087.015 - Employee'S Failed Hose, Collapses And Breaks Lower Leg And A

Accident: 93087.015 -- Report ID: 0418300 -- Event Date: 08/25/2016
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1173333.01508/25/2016Jim Cooper Construction Company, Inc.
At 5:30 a.m. on August 25, 2016, an employee moved a (5 inch wide by 10 foot lon g) hose, while pumping concrete, and after striking a vertical piece of angle ir on. The damaged, pump boom's holding valve assembly completely, lost hydraulic p ower, collapsed, fell, and then broke the employee's lower leg and ankle.
Keywords: ankle, concrete, concrete truck, fall, leg
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition   4
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1173333.015 40 M Hospitalized injury Construction laborers FallDist:
Cause: Pouring or installing floor decks

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