DateCityStateEmployerBody PartEvent
2021-10-20ColumbusGaAludyne Georgia Machining, LLCFoot(feet) and leg(s)Pedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee was working near a manlift in a melt department when they were struck by the manlift, resulting in a displaced fracture of the second metatarsal bone on the right foot, as well as a closed fracture of the right tibia and fibula.
2021-08-28BranfordCtBlakeslee Arpaia Chapman Inc.Foot (feet)Water vehicle incident, n.e.c.
An employee was assisting in landing the top of a cut-off H-pile that was being hoisted by a crane. When the piece touched down on the deck it slid and rolled as the employee was moving to another area. The bottom of the H-pile pinched the employee's foot against the top of another H-pile resulting in a broken metatarsal.
2021-06-08El PasoTxPay and Save Inc.Foot (feet)Caught in or compressed by equipment or objects
An employee was unloading a grocery truck on a dock. As he was setting a dock plate between the truck and the dock floor, his right foot was caught under the dock plate. He suffered a fracture to the second metatarsal.
2021-05-14LawrencevilleGaMasoniteFoot (feet)Caught between rolling powered vehicle and other object
An employee was moving material with a walk-behind forklift when his left leg was pinned between the forklift he was operating and another forklift parked behind him. The forks of the parked forklift penetrated his shoe and the employee sustained a fractured metatarsal and laceration on the left foot.
2021-04-27MiamiFlW.A. Chester LLCMultiple foot (feet) locationsStruck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee was loading a metal plate onto a trailer. The plate fell out of the trailer, landing on the employee's foot. The employee suffered a broken metatarsal and four dislocated toes.
2020-10-14YanktonSdHydro Extrusion USA, LLCFoot (feet)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee was standing in front of a forklift carrying several 2,000-pound "logs" of aluminum. The logs were banded together; when the employee cut the banding so they could be unloaded, one of them rolled onto the employee's foot. The employee's steel safety toe collapsed, and the employee's toes and metatarsals were crushed. Part of the foot was medically amputated.
2020-09-18EnidOkBruckner Truck Sales, Inc.Foot (feet)Struck or run over by rolling powered vehicle
The injured employee was working under the truck when a second employee tried to start it causing the truck to jump forward and run over the injured employee's left foot causing a closed fracture of a metatarsal bone.
2020-08-06GroveportOhAmsted Rail Company, Inc.Foot (feet) and ankle(s)Struck by falling object or equipment
While inspecting completed railroad wheels, a railroad wheel fell on an employee's legs and knocked him over. The employee suffered a compound fracture in his left ankle, broken metatarsals in his right foot, and an injury to his right ankle.
2020-03-07NorfolkNebraskaContiTech USA, IncFoot (feet)Pedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
A boom lift ran over an employee's right foot, causing a fracture of the first metatarsal and a laceration of the foot.
2020-02-25AustinTexasAscension Dell Children's Medical CenterFoot (feet)Other fall to lower level
An employee had parked their vehicle in an offsite parking garage on the third level and proceeded to the south stairwell to go down to the shuttle bus on the ground floor. The employee missed a stair and fell, sustaining fractures to the second, third, and fourth metatarsals of the left foot.
2020-02-11RocktonIllinoisTAYLOR COMPANYMultiple lower extremities locationsFall on same level due to tripping over an object
An employee was picking up parts from a plastic bin on the floor. When the employee turned around, she caught the edge of the pan with her foot, causing her to fall onto the cement floor. She landed on her left side and sustained injuries to the left tibial plateau, right ankle medial/lateral malleolus, and right metatarsal.
2019-09-13Fort PierceFloridaD&D Garage Doors, Inc.BODY SYSTEMSExposure to environmental heat
An employee fainted while installing a door at a construction site and fell to the concrete floor. The employee was hospitalized due to dehydration and a fractured first metatarsal on the right ring finger.
2019-09-06EnglewoodNew JerseyPK Welding LLCFoot (feet)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee was guiding a chiller head as it was being hoisted by a chain hoist. A strap that was used to hang the chain hoist snapped, causing the chain hoist and the chiller head to fall. As it was falling the chiller head hit a section of steam piping and veered off towards the employee, landing on the bridge of his right foot. Four metatarsals were each fractured in two places, requiring hospitalization.
2019-06-20Rock TavernNew YorkCuration FoodsFoot (feet)Pedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee was stacking boxes on pallets at a loading dock when a forklift struck his left foot, breaking several tarsal bones.
2019-06-18Jersey CityNew JerseyUSA Hoist Co.Foot (feet)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee was assisting with rigging a 500 lbs. load. The employee was standing by the truck when the load fell onto his foot causing four metatarsal fractures.
2019-05-23NewnanGeorgiaElite Foam LLC - Innovation FacilityToes(s), toenail(s)Fall or jump from and struck by same vehicle in normal operation, nonroadway
An employee lost control of his standup lift vehicle and dismounted it. The steering tire rolled onto his left foot, de-gloving his foot from the metatarsal to the toes and resulting in the loss of three toes.
2019-04-30PecosTexasAtlas Production Service, LLCFoot (feet)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
A crew was in the process of tripping pipe back into the well bore. The elevator failed to latch properly allowing the pipe to fall approximately 4 feet back down to the matting board. The stand of pipe bounced off the matting board and struck an employee who was working on the ground on the right foot resulting in amputation of the fifth metatarsal.
2019-01-05HoustonTexasGDS International, LLCUpper and lower limb(s)Other fall to lower level
An employee was standing on a top drive unit (which was sitting on a skid about 18 inches off the ground) helping to test it. The unit was in vertical position at that time. The employee touched a bail that had a sling wrapped around it and the bail fell to a track. The bail brushed the employee’s shin and then landed on his right foot. As he pulled his foot out, he fell backward about 5 to 7 feet away from the bail. He was hospitalized with a bruised metatarsal and tarsal on his right foot and
2018-07-25VictoriaTexasG.S.D. Trading U.S.A., Inc.Foot (feet)Struck by object or equipment dropped by injured worker
An employee was manually lifting a steel manhole cover when it fell on his left foot. He suffered a fracture of his left foot metatarsal bone, requiring hospitalization.
2018-06-20Egg Harbor CityNew JerseyYRC Freight IncFoot (feet)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee was observing a customer unload freight with a forklift when the 2,650-pound freight fell off the forklift forks and struck the employee's right foot, fracturing and crushing the metatarsal. The employee was hospitalized.
2018-06-16LudlowMassachusettADVANCED DRAINAGE SYSTEMS, INCORPORATEDFoot (feet)Struck by falling object or equipment, n.e.c.
An employee was removing a salvageable part from a forklift that was being decommissioned and removed. The part was a 2"x3"x6' steel block. When he cut the part away from the forklift using a torch, it fell to the ground and struck his right foot on the metatarsal area (behind the steel toe cap), fracturing it.
2018-06-06Baton RougeLouisianaJAMES CONSTRUCTION GROUPFoot (feet)Struck by falling object or equipment
The injured employee was standing next to an I-beam that had been removed from a rebar mat. The I-beam fell to the ground and struck the employee's right foot causing four metatarsal foot fractures.
2018-05-25BlythevilleArkansasNUCOR-YAMATO STEEL, Inc.Foot(feet) and leg(s)Contact with hot objects or substances
A caster operator was removing a safety blank while wearing heavy welding gloves to insert a smaller nozzle in a casting tundish holding molten steel. The blank fell onto the top of the shroud, causing the molten steel to splatter onto his flame-resistant clothing and metatarsal safety boots. He suffered second- and third-degree burns to his lower legs and feet.
2018-05-10ChicagoIllinoisTyson Foods, Inc.Foot (feet)Pedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee was struck by a sit-down forklift mast while walking out of an office, suffering a fractured metatarsal.
2018-04-25El RenoOklahomaUniversal Trailer Corporation Horse and Livestock Group Foot (feet)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee was walking near a railing system used to move large parts along a trailer manufacturing production line when a trailer's sub frame weighing 200 to 300 pounds fell off the railing and struck the employee. The employee suffered broken metatarsal bones and required hospitalization.
2018-04-19BlythevilleArkansasPrimetals Technologies USA, LLCFoot (feet)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee was using a crane to lift a 1,200 lb., 36" x 18" solid copper block that was chocked with a nylon strap. The strap was not centered. When the employee lifted the block approximately 3" from the pallet it was sitting on, the block pivoted, fell from the strap, and struck the employee on his right foot. His 1st, 2nd and 3rd metatarsal bones were fractured, requiring hospitalization and surgery.
2018-03-23DonoraPennsylvaniaBergen Pipe SupportsFoot (feet) and ankle(s)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee was picking up an I-beam with a magnetized lifting device when the I-beam slipped off the lifting device and struck his left foot and ankle just behind the metatarsal, requiring hospitalization.
2018-03-16New HavenConnecticutDeShazo LLCFoot (feet)Struck by falling object or equipment, n.e.c.
An employee had taken all parts and tools off a steel drop table. One half of the drop table rested partially on the other half of the drop table. When the employee closed the door near the drop table pieces, the vibration caused one piece of the drop table to slide and fall onto the employee's left foot, breaking several metatarsal bones.
2018-02-14Fort ScottKansasPeerless Products IncFoot (feet) and ankle(s)Caught in running equipment or machinery
An employee was standing near a conveyor system wearing metatarsal guarded shoes when his left foot was pulled into the conveyor and his foot and ankle were caught between the conveyor paddle and a riser resulting in his foot and ankle being degloved.
2018-02-09KeatchieLouisianaPrimoris Energy ServicesFoot (feet)Struck by powered vehicle-nontransport, n.e.c.
An employee was standing next to carry deck equipment when an outrigger set down on the employee's right foot, fracturing a metatarsal.
2018-01-31ReadingPennsylvaniaCarpenter Technology CorporationToes(s), toenail(s)Struck by object or equipment rolling freely
On January 31, 2018, an employee was processing returned product (a 3-bar bundle of 6-inch diameter round 120-inch long steel bars). He was cutting the metal straps that secured the bundle to the pallet. When he cut the fourth and final strap, the top bar sank down between the two bottom bars and one of the bars rolled onto his foot, fracturing his first and second metatarsals. He was hospitalized.
2018-01-03MiamiFloridaSysco South Florida, Inc.Toes(s), toenail(s)Collision between a moving and standing vehicle, nonroadway
An employee was operating a triple pallet jack when his right foot was caught between his triple pallet jack and a stationary triple pallet jacket. His right toes were amputated up to the metatarsal.
2017-08-31MilwaukeeWisconsinGreat Lakes Coca Cola BottlingFoot (feet)Part of occupant’s body caught between vehicle and other object in nonroadway transport incident
An employee was driving a standup forklift and got their left foot caught between the pallets and the exterior of the forklift resulting in lacerations and broken metatarsals.
2017-08-25Dodge CityKansasMurphy Tractor & Equipment Co.Foot (feet)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee and a coworker were moving a loader and a coupler, which was on a pallet. They began prepping the coupler to be attached to a hoist's boom. They partially attached the coupler to the boom when the sling broke, causing the coupler to fall down and strike the injured employee's left shin and foot. He suffered metatarsal fractures and tarsometatarsal dislocations.
2017-07-18PhiladelphiaPennsylvaniaTHE H&K GROUP/RAHNS CONSTRUCTION MATERIAL COMPANYMultiple foot (feet) locationsNonclassifiable
An employee was walking behind a track hoe when it struck the employee's right foot, breaking the third, fourth, and fifth toes and the metatarsals.
2017-07-14HoustonTexasGordon Food ServicesFoot (feet)Pedestrian struck by forward-moving vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee was inspecting a pallet jack before usage when he was pushed by a high riser driven by a coworker. His foot was pushed underneath the pallet jack, breaking a metatarsal bone.
2017-06-21Mc DonaldPennsylvaniaJOSEPH B. FAY COMPANYMultiple body partsExcavation or trenching cave-in
An employee was inside an excavation that only had one side sloped to grade and the other side was 9 to 10 feet high. Part of the excavation's high wall collapsed and struck the employee. The employee sustained a broken left metatarsal, humerus, and vertebrae.
2017-04-10MiamiFloridaPlaza ConstructionFoot (feet)Struck by falling object or equipment, n.e.c.
An employee was unclogging a trash chute at a construction site when something hit the top of his right foot resulting in fractured tarsals.
2017-04-04LakewoodColoradoGap OutletFoot(feet) and leg(s)Other fall to lower level less than 6 feet
An employee was descending a five foot ladder, missed the last step and fell approximately two feet to the ground resulting in a fractured right tibia and a fractured left fifth metatarsal.
2016-09-13GainesvilleGeorgiaMarjac PoultryFoot (feet)Pedestrian struck by vehicle backing up in nonroadway area
An employee was picking up a pallet behind a swing reach truck when the truck operator backed up and ran over the employee's left foot, fracturing the second, fourth, and fifth metatarsals.
2016-08-12Belle ChasseLouisianaCHS Myrtle GroveFoot (feet)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee was helping attach a jib to a mobile crane by pushing on the jib. The jib was laying on the tip of the fork. The jib fell and hit the employee on the head and shoulder, and then landed on his foot, breaking three toes and two metatarsals in his left foot.
2016-08-04TampaFloridaHD SUPPLY CONSTRUCTION SUPPLY, LTD. Foot (feet)Struck by dislodged flying object, particle
An employee was bending and cutting rebar on a rebar bending machine when the machine cycled twice, causing the rebar to bend twice. The rebar punctured the employee's right foot, fracturing the fourth metatarsal.
2016-07-20BartowFloridaValmont Newmark, Inc.Foot (feet)Caught in running equipment or machinery during regular operation
An employee's foot was pinned under the motor of a gantry crane he was operating. He was pulled along for 38 inches and was hospitalized with two broken toes and a broken metatarsal.
2016-07-05YanktonSouth DakotaFederal Bureau of Prisons - FPC YanktonFoot (feet)Injured by slipping or swinging object held by injured worker
An employee was using a jackhammer to break up concrete in the parking lot. The jackhammer bounced up and landed on the employee's left foot causing an open fracture to the second metatarsal and a laceration.
2016-06-13KenilworthNew JerseyAll Weber Services LLCToes(s), toenail(s)Other fall to lower level 6 to 10 feet
On 6/13/2016, at 1:30 a.m., an employee was cleaning a ventilation hood when his foot was caught in the lower rung of a ladder he was descending. He fell approximately 6 to 8 feet, fracturing the 2nd and 3rd metatarsals in his foot and requiring surgery.
2016-05-14MagnoliaMississippiWeyerhaeuser, Inc.Toes(s), toenail(s)Struck by swinging or slipping object, other than handheld, n.e.c.
Two maintenance employees were working to replace carriage arms on a stacker machine. After they dislodged the pins that held the two carriage arms in place, the arms did not swing free. An employee standing on a support beam struck the right-side carriage arm with a hammer to free it. The arms struck an employee, fracturing the employee's left-foot metatarsal bone.
2016-04-21La PorteTexasAquilex HydroChem, LLCFoot (feet)Struck by discharged object or substance
An employee was hydro blasting on top of a vertical exchanger with a 20,000-psi cleaning lance when he lost his balance and control of the lance. The water stream from the lance cut through his metatarsal boot, lacerating the top of his right foot.
2016-04-05York HavenPennsylvaniaEnerfab Power & Industrial, Inc.Foot(feet) and leg(s)Other fall to lower level 6 to 10 feet
On or about April 5, 2016, at 1:00 p.m., an employee slipped and fell 6 to 8 feet from the fixed industrial ladder to the boiler's eighth elevation platform, suffering compound fractures to the tibia and fibula, as well as metatarsal fractures in both feet. He was hospitalized overnight for surgery.
2016-03-28PennsboroWest VirginiCrossfire Production Services, LLCFinger(s), fingernail(s)Struck by swinging or slipping object, other than handheld, n.e.c.
On March 28, 2016, at approximately 11:20 p.m., an employee exited his excavator and peered into the bin where he was placing additives. Wearing metatarsal gloves, the employee placed his left hand on the side of the bin. A piece of metal, used as a trough, was not secure and slid against his hand, amputating his left pinky finger down to the knuckle.
2015-08-20DentonTexasPratt Recycling, Inc.Foot(feet) and leg(s)Struck by object falling from vehicle or machinery-other than vehicle part
An employee was guiding a forklift driver to a specific area. The forklift hit a chuck hole in the ground, causing the load to shift and fall onto the employee's leg. The employee sustained a broken fibula and tibia, several broken metatarsals, and a fractured foot.
2015-07-22PortsmouthVirginiaCTR Corporation Inc.Toes(s), toenail(s)Struck by object or equipment, n.e.c.
Two employees lifted a 400-pound deck plate. While landing the deck plate onto a pallet, one of the attachments protruding from the deck plate landed on the injured employee's right foot, fracturing the metatarsal.
2015-06-10WauwatosaWisconsinAlro Steel CorporationFingertip(s)Compressed or pinched by shifting objects or equipment
An employee was cutting the banding on a bundle of 5 3/4" steel on dual hoists and a basket hitch on each end using a manual banding cutter and crushed the tip of his pinky finger between two pieces of steel, resulting in the amputation of his fingertip. He was wearing cut level 4 gloves and sleeves, hardhat, safety glasses + side shield, and steel-toed metatarsal boots.
2015-06-04HatfieldPennsylvaniaPackers Sanitation Services Inc.Foot (feet)Struck by object or equipment dropped by injured worker
An employee dropped a grinder screw on the third and fourth metatarsals of his right foot.