Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 125430.015 - Employee Is Crushed And Killed Clearing Jam In Spreader

Accident: 125430.015 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 04/15/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1472545.01504/16/2020Sunharvest Ag Services, Inc.
At 4:20 p.m. on April 15, 2020, an employee was working on a sugar beet farm. A spreader machine was being used to spread sugar beets out on the ground to dry. The machine had become jammed. The employee was clearing out the jam. He climbed into the machine and instructed his coworker to start up the equipment. He was crushed and killed.
Keywords: agriculture, agriculture machinery/vehicle, crushed, equipment operator, jammed, lockout, maintenance
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1472545.015 49 M Fatality Agricultural engineers

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.