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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 97939.015 Event: 08/01/2017Employee Is Struck By Forklift, Falls Backward And Fractures
At approximately 7:15 p.m. on August 1, 2017, an employee was pushing a cart to her work station, headed down an aisle. A forklift traveling in the opposite dir ection struck the cart causing the employee to fall backwards landing on her hip . Her leg was caught underneath the cart and the employee fractured her hip and leg.
Keywords: fracture, hip, leg, powered industrial vehicle, struck by
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1253029.015 Hospitalized injury

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