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Accident: 93663.015 - Worker Is Struck And Pinned By Falling Crate

Accident: 93663.015 -- Report ID: 1054111 -- Event Date: 03/01/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1214756.01503/03/20175039317716026 - National Glass Industries Inc
At 6:00 a.m. on March 1, 2017, Employee #1 and Coworker #1, employed by a wholesale supplier of glass products, were loading a delivery truck. Employee #1, a senior employee, was training Coworker #1, a new employee, in how to use an overhead crane to load delivery trucks. Coworker #1, who was operating the crane, struck a nearby crate that weighed approximately 3,700 pounds. Employee #1, who was working from the floor, attempted unsuccessfully to stabilize and secure the struck crate. The crate fell on top of Employee #1, and Employee #1 was pinned under the crate from his torso down. The crane was used to lift the crate from the injured senior employee. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for unspecified injuries. The subsequent investigation determined that at least one person witnessed the event.
Keywords: pinned, crushed, loading, overhead crane, delivery work, crate, struck by, torso, crane, truck
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1214756.015 27 M Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite
FatCause: Heat/hypothermia

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