Accident Facts

Introduction

The following list contains links to brief summaries of work related accidents investigated by HIOSH.  They are presented here in an effort to prevent similar recurrences in Hawaii’s workplaces.

     (a)  Caught In/Between

          #4 Caught In/Between Steel Beam and Boom Lift

           #6 Caught In/Between Rollers

           #10 Pinned Under Rolloff Tilt Frame

  Storage

     (b)  Crushed

           #5 Crushed by Front End Loader

     (c)  Electrocution

           #1 Electrocution

     (d)  Falls

            #2 Fall From Roof

            #8 Fall From Roof

            #12 Fall From Forklift

            #13 Injured by Collapsing Balcony

            #14 Killed by Exploding Oil Tank

    Ladders

     (e)  Struck By

           #3 Struck by Backhoe

           #9 Pinned Under Metal Concrete Form

           #11 Struck by Wood Beam

     (f)   Other

           #7 Precast Wall Piece Dropped from Crane