Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14397251 - Employee Killed When Struck By Arm Of Loader Bucket
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|101418721||08/25/1988||1611||0||Sun Gate Development Corp.|
Abstract: Employees #1 and #2 were working on a track-type front end loader. The bucket was raised and not blocked. Employee #1 was standing on the right track of the loader pouring water into its radiator. Employee #2 was on the other side of the loader. The loader's original seat had been replaced with a car seat, and when another employee moved it forward to check the transmission filter the back of the seat hit the lever that lowers the bucket. Employee #2 saw the bucket coming down and tried to hold it. He suffered a back injury. Employee #1 was struck by the arm of the bucket, suffered a crushed chest and abdomen and multiple injuries, and was declared dead at the scene.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||101418721||Fatality||Other||Occupation not reported|
|2||101418721||Non Hospitalized injury||Strain/Sprain||Occupation not reported|