Report: Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part at Northstar Contracting Inc. in Cleveland, Ohio

While in the process of unloading pre-tied mats of rebar, one of the bundles fell off of the tying jig and pinned three workers underneath. Two of the workers were unharmed. A third employee suffered a fractured rib and a fractured vertebra.

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Report: Caught in running equipment or machinery during maintenance, cleaning at Packers Sanitation Services, Inc., LTD. in Omaha, Nebraska

Worker caught a hand in a running conveyor while cleaning and rinsing it. Worker suffered broken radial and ulnar bones in the right arm. The victim was hospitalized.

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Report: Roadway noncollision incident, n.e.c. at Tropicana Products, Inc. in Bradenton, Florida

An employee was hospitalized after being hit by a forklift that was unloading boxes of pulp from a flatbed stationed in the roadway. The forklift backed up and ran over the employee’s leg as he was leaving work, resulting in a fractured ankle and leg.

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Report: Struck by powered vehicle-nontransport, unspecified at US Ecology Texas, Inc. in Robstown, Texas

An employee was struck by an excavator on 01/02/2015 and hospitalized for injuries to his leg, several broken bones in his foot, and a fracture in his left arm.

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Report: Fall on same level due to tripping, unspecified at Walmart Stores, Inc. in Irving, Texas

An employee stumbled and fell to the ground on the left side of her body and was admitted to Irving Baylor Medical Center with a possible hip fracture.

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Report: Struck by object or equipment dropped by other person at KEYSTONE CONCRETE PLACEMENT in Galveston, Texas

Two employees in a scissor lift were wrecking forms, taking forms down, and removing the forms. They lost their grip on the form, which fell and hit an employee walking below on the shoulder, knocking him to the ground. He hit his head on the concrete, causing a wound to the head, a broken collarbone, […]

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Report: Other fall to lower level 6 to 10 feet at True Temper Sports, Inc. in Amory, Mississippi

The employee was coming down a ladder after placing media in a nitrogen generator. Employee missed a rung, fell about 10 feet to the floor, and sustained a compound fracture to the right arm.

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Report: Fall on same level due to tripping on uneven surface at PNC Bank in Woodland Park, New Jersey

Employee tripped on a paver and fractured her wrist, requiring hospitalization.

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Report: Injured by physical contact with person while restraining, subduing-unintentional at FCI Otisville Federal Correctional Institution in Otisville, New York

Three correctional facility guards were escorting a restrained federal prison inmate when he became disruptive, requiring the use of force. Two guards and the inmate fell onto the Lieutenant’s right leg, fracturing his fibula. He was transported to the hospital and released the following day.

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Report: Caught in running equipment or machinery during maintenance, cleaning at North American Pipe Corporation in Janesville, Wisconsin

An employee working on the Line 6 Auto-Beller reached into the machine to unjam two pipes and got his hand crushed, fracturing three left-hand fingers.

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