Accident Report Detail
Accident: 142881.015 - Employee Fractures Leg Using Pit
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1573472.015||01/20/2022||Meijer Distribution #86|
At 8:25 a.m. on January 6, 2022, an employee was starting her shift and order se lecting in Aisle 28 of Distribution Center #86, while using a Crown Model 4500 F ront Rider Powered Industrial Truck. The employee reversed the PIT in order to make room for an on-coming order selector, and reversed too quickly, causing her left leg to leave the PIT platform and get caught between the PIT frame and the guardrail system. The employee was hospitalized to treat a fracture to her lowe r left leg, requiring surgery.
|1||1573472.015||25||F||Hospitalized injury||Freight, stock and material handlers, n.e.c.|