Accident Report Detail
Accident: 67289.015 - Employee Struck By Falling Forklift Basket Is Killed
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At about 11:15 a.m. on August 30, 2014, Employee #1 was using a forklift, a Lull 844B Highlander Telescopic Telehandler with personnel basket attached, to lift coworkers to cut tree limbs. The forklift began to tilt over and Employee #1 le ft the operator's seat and he was caught underneath the basket, trapping him. H e received blunt injuries to his chest, abdomen, pelvis and other extremities an d died.
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