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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 1000116 - Employee Killed In Fall From Unguarded Elevated Pallet

Accident: 1000116 -- Report ID: 0453710 -- Event Date: 09/29/1988
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1848182010/04/19882111Lorillard Corporation
Employee #1 fell 10 ft to a concrete floor from a wooden pallet attached to the blades of a forklift. Employee #1 suffered multiple injuries and died. The cause of the fall was the absence of standard railings on the elevated work platform.
Keywords: guardrail, work rules, industrial truck, fall, fall protection, elevated work plat, unguarded
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 18481820 Fatality Concussion Electronic repairers, communica. & indus. equip.

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