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Accident: 14338990 - Employee Caught And Killed By Hydraulic Lift Ramp

Accident: 14338990 -- Report ID: 0420600 -- Event Date: 12/27/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10648931312/27/19937363Southeast Drivers, Inc.
Employee #1 was unloading vehicles from a car hauler when he leaned over a valve bank and inadvertently activated the lowering action of the #1 ramp by pressing his body against the levers. The ramp lowered across Employee #1's upper back, trapping him between the ramp and the levers and killing him.
Keywords: hydraulic lift, ramp, back, caught between, crushed, truck
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 106489313 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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