Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 131186.015 - Employee Is Killed When Tire Over-Inflates And Explodes
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|1503023.015||11/18/2020||237310||Atlas Paving Company|
Abstract: At 2:00 p.m. on November 17, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a road paving compan y, was adding air to the right rear tire of a front end loader. The air gauge o r other tool used to measure air pressure failed to indicate when the optimum ti re pressure had been achieved. The tire over-inflated and exploded, striking th e employee. Employee #1 sustained blunt force traumatic injuries to multiple in ternal organs and was killed.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||1503023.015||63||M||Fatality||Motor transportation occuputions n.e.c.|