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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14552954 - Forklift Driver Dies After Striking Building Support

Accident: 14552954 -- Report ID: 0213400 -- Event Date: 07/01/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10291236707/02/19913411American National Can Co.
Employee #1, a temporary forklift driver, was driving an empty Yale #2 forklift, serial #GL83COSAT096, in a warehouse when he apparently struck a roof support column. He died of internal hemorrhagic shock. There were no witnesses; therefore, the exact cause/nature of the accident cannot be determined. The accident could have been prevented by the use of seat belts.
Keywords: ind trk operator, hemorrhage, work rules, struck against, column, collision, industrial truck, seat belt
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 102912367 Fatality Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported

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