Accident Report Detail
Accident: 951202 - Employee Killed When Crushed Between Forklift And Lumber
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|125453951||10/15/1997||2426||Clayborne C. Beck & Son, Inc.|
At 10:45 a.m. on October 15, 1997, Employee #1 had just finished stacking boards on a metal frame at the west end of the dry chain line. While he was straightening the spacing sticks, a forklift operator accidentally hit the accelerator pedal as he was mounting the lift. The vehicle launched forward, crushing Employee #1 against the stack of lumber. He was killed. The forklift operator had failed to set the hand brake and the controls when he had dismounted.
|1||125453951||Fatality||Other||Helpers, mechanics and repairers|