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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14483028 - Struck By Front End Loader Causing Internal Injury

Accident: 14483028 -- Report ID: 0213100 -- Event Date: 10/17/1984
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
104290210/17/19842621International Paper Co Inc
ON OCTOBER 17, 1984 AT APPROXIMATELY 12:25 AM EMPLOYEE #1 WAS STRUCK BY A FRONT END LOADER WHILE ATTEMPTING TO UNPLUG A WATER DRAIN LINE WHICH IS UNDER THE TRAVEL SURFACE WHERE FRONT END LOADER NORMALLY OPERATES. EMPLOYEE #1 EXPIRED 12:35 PM, NOVEMBER 1,1984 OF INJURIES REC'D. THE FRONT END LOADER HAD A DEFECTIVE BACK UP LIGHT, BROKEN (BADLY CRACKED) WINDSHIELD, VISION WAS RESTRICTED IN SIDE DOOR WINDOW. EMPLOYEE #1 DID NOT NOTFIFY LOADER OPERATOR OR SUPERVISION THAT HE WAS WORKING IN LOADER TRAVEL AREA. ARTICFICIAL ILLUMINATION WAS NOT PROVIDED FOR THE AREA WHERE EMPLOYEE WAS WORKING. THESE FACTORS CONTRIBUTED TO THE CAUSE OF THE ACCIDENT.
Keywords: front end loader, struck by, poor visibility
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1042902 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported

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