Inspection: 1620994.015 - Mdb Transportation Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Long Beach District Office
Mdb Transportation Inc.
12801 Excelsior Dr.
Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
435 E. Weber Ave., Compton, CA 90222
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 493110/General Warehousing and Storage
Inspection Type: Fat/Cat
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 12/20/2022
Case Closed: 01/30/2023
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Other||342(A)||12/20/2022||01/23/2023||$5,000||$5,000||$0||Z - Issued|
|2.||01002||Other||3203(A)||12/20/2022||01/23/2023||$935||$935||$0||Z - Issued|
At 12:30 p.m. on August 31, 2022, an employee was picking up an empty shipping container while working as a truck driver. The employee received a list of empty containers from a dispatcher at arrived at a facility to locate and pick up the assigned empty container. The employee exited his truck to inspect an empty container at his employer's warehousing facility. While inspecting the container, another truck driver who was an independent contractor was backing up to park a shipping container on an empty spot. The truck driver who was backing up had an obstructed view due to the shipping container, and he struck the container adjacent to where the employee was standing. As a result, the employee was pinned between two shipping containers and was killed by crushing injuries.
Keywords:caught between, container, crushed, crushing, inspecting, obstructed rear view, obstructed view, pinned, tractor trailer, truck, truck driver, warehouse
|1||1620994.015||Fatality||Truck Driver: Heavy/Tractor-Trailer|