Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14500979 - Employee Killed When Struck By Truck Bed Or Falling Metal
|Trenton Iron & Metal Corp
Abstract: At approximately 5:00 p.m. on June 27, 1984, Employee #1 was using an old truck bed mounted on a forklift to load scrap metal onto a dump truck. The truck bed was not secured to the forks. With the forks raised, the operator got off the forklift, and while he was either underneath the load or climbing to it, the truck bed tipped off the forks. Employee #1 was struck in the head and body by the truck bed or by a falling bundle of metal scrap. He was killed. There were no witnesses to the accident.
|Nature of Injury
|Occupation not reported