Inspection: 1492146.015 - 146313 - Averitt Express, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Nc Raleigh
146313 - Averitt Express, Inc.
6801 Industrial Drive
Mebane, NC 27302
1415 Neal Street, Cookeville, TN 38502
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 484110/ General Freight Trucking, Local
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 02/01/2021
At 12:00 noon on September 8, 2020, an employee had backed his trailer to a load ing dock and got out of his cab on the driver's side. The employee walked to an empty loading dock and was facing toward the building. A driver from another com pany did not see the employee and began backing his trailer to the empty dock. T he employee was struck by the trailer and pinned between the trailer and the doc k plate. The employee died from his injuries.
Keywords:backing up, caught between, crushed, loading dock, pinned, struck by, tractor trailer, trailer
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