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Accident: 122740.015 - Employee Is Crushed When Struck By Falling Container Of Suga

Accident: 122740.015 -- Report ID: 0521400 -- Event Date: 12/23/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1452719.01512/23/2019Sweet Specialty Solutions, Llc

At 10:15 a.m. on December 23, 2019, an employee was operating a forklift in reve rse between two single rows of ten tiers when he struck the stacked bulk sugar c ontainers and one started to leak. The employee attempted to patch the containe r and went to collect some more material. When he returned and began to apply h is patch, the higher container that was supported by the lower fell and struck t he employee, crushing and killing him.

Keywords: crushed, falling object, forklift, powered industrial vehicle, struck by, suffocated, warehouse

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1452719.015 30 M Fatality

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