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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14385082 - Crushed Between Hydraulic Lift Platform And Ground

Accident: 14385082 -- Report ID: 0524200 -- Event Date: 06/14/1985
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
228506206/17/19855411Dominicks Finer Foods
ON JUNE 14, 1985, EMPLOYEE #1 WAS CLEANING THE LOADING DOCK AREA, INCLUDING UNDER THE HYDRAULIC LIFT PLATFORM. A TRUCK DRIVER WAS UNLOADING MEAT FROM HIS TRUCK ONTO THE HYDRAULIC LIFT PLATFORM. AS THE DRIVER LOWERED THE LIFT HE BECAME AWARE THAT THERE WAS SOMETHING UNDER THE LIFT. HE RAISED THE LIFT AND SAW EMPLOYEE #1 UNDERNEATH. HE HAD BEEN CRUSHED BETWEEN THE BOTTOM OF THE LIFT PLATFORM AND THE GROUND.
Keywords: platform, hydraulic lift, cleaning, crushed, loading dock, communication, inattention
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 2285062 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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