Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201580743 - Employee Struck And Killed By Falling Tank
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|301188462||06/07/2000||0912||American Seafoods Company|
Employee #1, a deckhand supervisor, was loading a Surimi tank from a barge onto a vessel . As the rigging passed over him, the tank for some reason rolled out of the rigging, fell on Employee #1, struck him in the head, and killed him. The tank was not rigged properly and the hoisting area was set up so that the load passed over Employee #1.