Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 117489.015 - Employee Fractures Leg When Caught In Roller Conveyor

Accident: 117489.015 -- Report ID: 0418100 -- Event Date: 06/21/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1411578.01506/27/2019Pratt (Jet Corr), Inc.

At 6:21 p.m. on June 21, 2019, Employee #1 was operating a forklift in the shipp ing department. He stepped down from the forklift and walked across the roller c onveyor system. Employee #1 stepped into a hole where a roller was missing. He s imultaneously inadvertently triggered the photo eye that senses pallets approach ing and activates a pusher bar to push pallets in the direction required. He was caught in the roller and struck by the pusher bar. Employee #1 sustained a frac tured leg and was hospitalized.

Keywords: caught in, conveyor, forklift, fracture, leg, roller conveyor, struck by

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1411578.015 25 M Hospitalized injury

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.