Inspection: 1598614.015 - Stephen H. Smith Farms, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Modesto
Stephen H. Smith Farms, Inc.
2510 Almond Street
Dos Palos, CA 93620
Po Box 130, Turlock, CA 95381
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 111219/Other Vegetable (except Potato) and Melon Farming
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 10/05/2022
Case Closed: 10/13/2022
At 2:50 a.m. on May 25, 2022, an employee was suspected to have been sleeping under a bus in front of a coworker's home that was used to transport workers to different locations. The coworker, the bus driver, came out of his house, inspected the vehicle, and started the bus. The coworker along with another coworker entered the bus and began to drive down the driveway. As they were leaving the driveway, it felt as if they ran over a bump which was abnormal. The employee had been run over by the bus, his entire body was crushed by the wheels of the bus, and he was killed.
Keywords:bus, bus driver, crushed, run over, traffic accident
|1||1598614.015||Fatality||Laborers, except construction|