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Accident: 93822.015 - Employee Is Struck By Forklift And Is Hospitalized

Accident: 93822.015 -- Report ID: 0524700 -- Event Date: 03/06/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1216648.01503/13/2017Kasai North America Inc.
At 11:15 a.m. on March 6, 2017, an employee was using a broom to sweep the floor of a warehouse between aisles, which were marked by commercial shelving units. As the employee was sweeping, a forklift drove down the aisle and the employee was located to retrieve product from the shelf. While the forklift was maneuvering with the load on its forks, the employee was struck by the load, resulting in injury to his right shoulder. The employee was hospitalized and underwent surgery.
Keywords: struck by, warehouse, material handling, powered industrial vehicle, shoulder
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1216648.015 58 F Hospitalized injury Fracture Quality Assurance Inspector

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