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Accident: 103126.015 - Employee Is Struck By Laser Guided Vehicle

Accident: 103126.015 -- Report ID: 0418100 -- Event Date: 02/05/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1295232.01502/14/2018Kumho Tire Georgia, Inc.
At 5:30 p.m. on February 18, 2018, an employee was working at a tire production facility when two Laser Guided Vehicles (LGV) collided. The employee entered the area and switched the vehicle from auto to manual mode. The LGV reset after 15 seconds and struck the employee resulting in a laceration and avulsion which required three days of hospitalization for treatment.
Keywords: struck by, powered industrial vehicle, automatic restart
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature
1 1295232.015 50 M Hospitalized injury Cut/Laceration

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