Accident Report Detail
Accident: 170835698 - Employee Is Crushed When Caught Between Two Trucks
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|125539072||02/19/2008||9224||Marin County Fire Department|
On February 11, 2008, Employee #1, a firefighter, was aiding the driver in backing the Type One Spartan Fire Engine Truck E-1585 into the station. Employee #1 had exited the Type One truck, and walked toward the rear passenger side. He was located at the corner of the front of another parked fire engine truck, International Truck E-1565, when he heard the back-up alarm. As he looked up, the E-1585 truck was backing up and pushing him toward the parked E-1565 truck. He was caught between the two trucks, resulting in a crushed pelvis and a bisected femoral artery in his left thigh. He was hospitalized for his injuries.
|1||125539072||Hospitalized injury||Bruise/Contus/Abras||Supervisors, firefighting & fire prevention occupa|