Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 148956.015 - Employee Is Killed When Struck In Head By Truck Wheel
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|1615778.015||08/18/2022||441320||Duncan Tire Co., Inc.|
Abstract: At 2:00 p.m. on August 17, 2022, an employee was reseating and reinflating a tru ck tire while working at a tire distributor. When the employee attempted to sea t the tire on a single piece truck wheel, the tire would not seat properly. Whil e the employee was using a small sledgehammer to bang on the wheel to seat the t ire properly around the wheel, the wheel suddenly was ejected from the tire and struck the employee in the head. The employee was killed by blunt force trauma i njuries to the head.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury|