Accident Report Detail
Accident: 202089462 - Exploding Multi-Piece Wheel Rim Kills Auto Dealer Worker
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|313786014||11/23/2010||7539||Midwest Auto Transport Inc.|
On the afternoon of October 14, 2010, Employee #1, a 58-yr-old male contract auto detailer was cleaning the wheel assembly of a commercial truck in preparation for the vehicle's eventual sale. During the course of his work, the assembly (known as a multi-piece wheel rim) exploded sending sharp metal fragments and other material deep into the employee's forehead and left arm. The resulting injuries killed him. .
|1||313786014||Occupation not reported|