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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14259345 - Crushed Between Fork Lift And Ground.

Accident: 14259345 -- Report ID: 0625700 -- Event Date: 12/03/1984
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
192302812/05/19842048Ralston Purina Company
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS BACKING A HYSTER FORKLIFT OUT OF A TRAILER AND ONTO A LOADING DOCK. HE TURNED TOO SHARPLY TO HIS LEFT, CAUSING THE LEFT REAR WHEEL TO GO OFF THE DOCK. EMPLOYEE #1 ATTEMPTED TO JUMP OFF THE LEFT SIDE OF THE FORKLIFT AS THE LIFT BEGAN TO TIP OVER THE EDGE OF THE DOCK. APPARENTLY HIS LEFT LEG COULDN'T CLEAR THE SEAT. EMPLOYEE #1 AND THE FORK LIFT FELL TOGETHER APPROXIMATELY 51 INCHES TO THE GROUND. EMPLOYEE #1 WAS CRUSHED BETWEEN THE FORKLIFT AND THE GROUND.
Keywords: crushed, industrial truck, loading dock, overturn
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1923028 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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