Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 775767 - Employee Killed When Caught Between Jack-Knifed Trailers
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|107530859||10/10/1990||7999||0||Murphy Enterprises, Inc.|
Abstract: At 2:45 p.m. on October 8, 1990, an amusement troupe was preparing to depart the Tulsa State Fairgrounds by fleet vehicles. A driver left a tractor with the engine running and tandem trailers unattended on a lot with a slight incline without setting the parking brake. Employee #1 was working on the trailer systems between the tandem trailers when the unit started rolling backward. The second trailer jackknifed and caught and crushed Employee #1, who was between the pinching trailers. EMS and an ambulance responded; however, Employee #1 died before reaching the hospital.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||107530859||Fatality||Fracture||Occupation not reported|