Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14341390 - Employee Killed When Overturned Forklift Fell On Him

Accident: 14341390 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 07/08/1987
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10116406907/10/19872891Hercules Polymers Industrial, Inc.
EMPLOYEE #1, OPERATING AN UNLOADED INDUSTRIAL TRUCK, DROVE OUT OF A BUILDING ONTO A PARKING LOT WHICH HAD A SLIGHT DOWNGRADE. THE EMPLOYEE MADE A QUICK LEFT TURN AND FLIPPED THE FORKLIFT OVER ONTO ITS RIGHT SIDE. THE FORKLIFT'S OVERHEAD GUARD STRUCK THE EMPLOYEE'S NECK, KILLING HIM.
Keywords: speeding, overhead guard, crushed, industrial truck, neck, sharp turn, overturn
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 101164069 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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.

Close