Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 123882.015 - Employee Injures Head In Motorcycle Accident

Accident: 123882.015 -- Report ID: 0950614 -- Event Date: 01/10/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1462069.01502/11/2020N. F. Incorporated

At 1:30 p.m. on January 10, 2020, an employee was working at an automotive towin g and junk yard when he was instructed to push a motorcycle from the front of th e impound yard to the rear. The employer observed the employee push the motorcyc le down the yard. As the employee turned a corner, he mounted the motorcycle and started the engine. The employee accelerated the motorcycle approximately 20 fe et at a high rate of speed but was unable to bring the motorcycle to a full stop and he collided with a metal dumpster. The employee was hospitalized to treat a head injury.

Keywords: blunt force, blunt force trauma, brake, brake failure, collision, dumpster, head, motorcycle, riding on equipment, scrap yard, speeding

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1462069.015 42 M Hospitalized injury Automobile body and related repairers

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.

Close