Accident Report Detail
Accident: 24555.015 - Employee Killed While Caught-Between Tractor Truck And Cab.
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|570119.015||08/13/2012||D.J.S Tractor And Trailer Service Incorporated|
At 2:30 P.M. on August 8, 2012, Employee#1 was working under the cab of the trac tor truck and trying to determine what was causing the vehicle to run and then n ot start. Employee #1 was working under the raised cab of the tractor truck remo ving and installing a replacement fuel filter in the engine compartment. While p erforming this task the elevated cab fell on the back of Employee #1 pinning him between the cab and the frame of the vehicle. Employee #1 received chest injuri es and was killed by asphyxiation.
|1||570119.015||31||M||Fatality||Bus, truck and stationary engine mechanics|