Inspection: 1594366.015 - Spicknalls Family Limited Partnership
Inspection Information - Office: Maryland Pssi
Spicknalls Family Limited Partnership
12011 Old Gunpowder Rd.
Beltsville, MD 20705
12011 Old Gunpowder Road, Beltsville, MD 20705
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 445230/Fruit and Vegetable Markets
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 10/24/2022
Case Closed: 10/24/2022
At 11:30 a.m. on May 6, 20221, an employee was standing at the rear of a tractor trailer preparing to unload plant racks. The employee was extending the width of the forks of a tractor to fit the plant racks. A plant rack at the rear of the tractor trailer slipped off the edge of the truck, striking the employee in the head and crushing him. The employee was killed.
Keywords:crushed, falling object, head, storage rack, struck by
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