Accident Report Detail
Accident: 113086.015 - Employee Is Caught In A Conveyor And Is Killed
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1374648.015||01/29/2019||Pukall Lumber Company, Inc.|
At 7:18 a.m. on January 29, 2019, Employee #1 was shoveling bark out from under a bark belt conveyor in the boiler area to clean up. A jam occurred on the smal l bark belt leading to bark piling up and spilling over the conveyor and under t he stairway. Employee #1 raised the stairway and prepared to clean the spilled bark. Employee #1 knelt down next to an unguarded tail pulley for the outdoor s mall bark belt to shovel out bark that had spilled onto the ground underneath a staircase. Employee #1 was pulled into the unguarded conveyor when his clothing became entangled in the self cleaning pulley. Employee #1 was asphyxiated due t o strangulation from their clothing becoming entangled in the self cleaning pull ey.
|1||1374648.015||30||M||Fatality||Sawing machine operators|