Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 98250.015 - Employee Is Impaled By Metal Rod And Ruptures Spleen

Accident: 98250.015 -- Report ID: 1050210 -- Event Date: 08/06/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1255762.01508/17/2017Tlingit Haida Regional Housing Authority
At 4:00 p.m. on August 6, 2017, an employee was mowing the lawn when his foot go t tangled in a metal rod. He fell on his side, was impaled by the rod and susta ined three broken ribs. He went back to work, but was hospitalized days later t o remove a ruptured spleen.
Keywords: impaled, lawn mower, rib, spleen, tripped
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1255762.015 57 M Hospitalized injury

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.