Inspection: 1569780.015 - Starkist Samoa Co.
Inspection Information - Office: Honolulu Area Office
Starkist Samoa Co.
P.O. Box 368
Pago Pago, AS 96799
P.O. Box 368, Pago Pago, AS 96799
Union Status: NonUnion
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 12/20/2021
Case Closed: 05/13/2022
At 1:00 a.m. on December 18, 2021, Employee #1 was on duty as a security guard a nd Employee #2 was walking outside the facility on a break. Four coworkers, who had just finished work for the night, were in a privately owned vehicle, slowly traveling eastward on the road. At the same time, a vehicle speeding away from police, was fast approaching the plant from the west. Based on interviews and vi deo footage provided by the company, the speeding vehicle hit the vehicle and Em ployee #2 (on break walking next to the road) in front of the company's bus stop /break area. The slow-moving vehicle spun in place, and the speeding vehicle rol led and crashed through the main entrance, killing both Employee #1 and #2.
Keywords:crushed, motor vehicle, pedestrian, security guard, struck by
|1||1569780.015||Fatality||Securities and financial services occupations|
|2||1569780.015||Fatality||Automobile mechanic apprentices|