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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201178746 Event: 09/13/2005Forklift Driver Loses Control Of Vehicle Injuring Foot
On September 13, 2005, an employee was operating a forklift truck in the fresh meat department of Albertson's. He was retrieving a pallet of meat from a metal storage rack, when he lost control of the forklift and struck the rack. The collision jarred the employee's right foot off the forklift, which then became pinched between the vehicle and the rack. He suffered contusions and abrasions but did not require hospitalization.
Keywords: equipment operator, struck against, collision, industrial truck, abrasion, mech mat handling, storage rack, lost control, contusion, foot
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 309362747 Non Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators

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