Inspection: 1488573.015 - Mid-Florida Fleet Services, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Tampa
Mid-Florida Fleet Services, Inc.
8514 Sr 33 N
Lakeland, FL 33809
Po Box 784148, Winter Garden, FL 34778
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 811118/Other Automotive Mechanical and Electrical Repair and Maintenance
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 08/17/2020
Case Closed: 02/05/2021
At 10:50 a.m. on August 14, 2020, an employee was attempting to remove the slack adjuster on a semi-trailer; the jack slid, causing the trailer to fall to groun d. The employee was pinned in a sitting or bent over position, between the air t ank and ground. The employee was killed as a result of asphyxiation.
Keywords:asphyxiated, jack, pinned, tank, trailer