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Accident: 14444079 - Employee Crushed By Overturned Industrial Truck

Accident: 14444079 -- Report ID: 0355119 -- Event Date: 03/16/1987
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
331476203/16/19873357Times Fiber Communication, Inc.
ON MARCH 16, 1987, AT APPROXIMATELY 2 AM, EMPLOYEE #1 WAS PERFORMING HIS REGULAR JOB. THIS REQUIRED HIM TO DRIVE A POWERED INDUSTRIAL TRUCK, WITH SCRAP HOPPER, TO A LARGE TRASH CONTAINER AND DUMP SCRAP. AS HE WAS LIFTING THE SCRAP HOPPER TO DUMP A LOAD INTO THE LARGE TRASH CONTAINER, THE TRUCK TURNED OVER ONTO HIM. EMPLOYEE #1 WAS FOUND WITH HIS HEAD BETWEEN THE GROUND AND THE OVERHEAD CAGE (GUARD). HE WAS REMOVED FROM UNDER THE CAGE AND PRONOUNCED DEAD AT THE SCENE.
Keywords: head, overhead guard, crushed, industrial truck, overturn, unstable load
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 3314762 Fatality Fracture Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators

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