Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 144149.015 - Employee Is Killed When Struck By Piece Of Tire
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|1580488.015||02/26/2022||484122||Central Transport, Llc|
Abstract: At 9:00 a.m. on February 25, 2022, an employee was inside the cab of a semi truc k in the company's yard, getting ready to back up to attach the trailer to his c ab. The tractor was stuck, i.e., the differential was engaged and two tires wer e not on the ground and spinning. The employee's foot was on the throttle. A t ire exploded and a piece of it (size of envelope) propelled through the back the cab, and hit the employee in the head. The employee was killed due to blunt for ce trauma.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||1580488.015||48||M||Fatality||Truck Driver: Heavy/Tractor-Trailer|