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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14522791 - Forklift And Operator Fell From Dock; Employee Killed

Accident: 14522791 -- Report ID: 0522300 -- Event Date: 12/18/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10167553601/13/19873069Goodyear Tire And Rubber Co. - Mix Center
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS OPERATING A FORKLIFT, REMOVING DOCK PLATES AFTER HE HAD FINISHED UNLOADING SOME LAMPBLACK. THE FORKLIFT, WITH EMPLOYEE #1 ABOARD, SLID OFF THE UNLOADING DOCK. THE DOCK HAD A SLIGHT INCLINE AND WAS WET WITH SLUSH AND LAMPBLACK. THE EMPLOYEE DIED OF A FRACTURED SKULL, FRACTURED RIBS AND A FRACTURED LEG.
Keywords: fracture, industrial truck, skull, rib, slippery surface, loading dock, leg
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 101675536 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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