Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 201360617 - Employee Head Crushed By Cotton Gin Press
|Frairs Point Farm
Abstract: An employee was killed while working on a cotton gin press. The employee was attempting to level the tray in the press when the activation button was accidentally hit activating the press while the employees head was in the press. The employees head was crushed by the press. The gin press has to be energized in order to level the tray. Therefore, at the time of the incident, the press was not locked out and became activated.
|Nature of Injury
|Occupation not reported