Accident Report Detail
Accident: 142864.015 - Employee Partially Amputates Foot In Forklift Crash
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1564189.015||11/17/2021||Stanley Black & Decker|
At 3:43 a.m. on October 26, 2021, an employee was operating a Raymond stand-up f orklift to pick-up pallets in a warehouse. Although the employee was instructed by their supervisor on how to operate the stand-up forklift, but the employee di d not successfully complete training and evaluation for operating the stand-up f orklift. The employee also did not physically fit into the forklift's operator cabin comfortably due to his body size. The employee was driving the stand-up f orklift back to its parking location when he lost control and crashed into a rac k, causing his left foot to slip out of the cabin platform and get caught in bet ween the forklift and the rack. The employee was wearing steel-toed boots as re quired. The employee's supervisor was in another area of the warehouse and did n ot witness the incident. The employee was hospitalized to treat a partial amputa tion of his left foot.
|1||1564189.015||31||M||Hospitalized injury||Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators|