Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 63330.015 - Employee Is Killed When Transmission Strikes
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|981179.015||06/18/2014||488490||The Bridges Brothers Trucking Company|
Abstract: At 3:30 p.m. on June 17, 2014, a mechanic employee, was working at the garage, r emoving a transmission as part of a total engine overhaul for a Peterbilt dump t ruck. The employee had removed the bolts from the transmission housing when the transmission fell out of the truck and hit the employee on the head. A coworke r and a truck driver administered first aid until the Columbus Fire Department a rrive. The employee was transported to a hospital by Fire Department Medics wher e he was pronounced dead on arrival from a skull fracture.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||981179.015||59||M||Fatality||Heavy equipment mechanics|