Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 170175970 - Employee'S Foot Injured When Crushed In Airport Loader

Accident: 170175970 -- Report ID: 0950613 -- Event Date: 04/12/1992
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11179697504/20/19924512United Airlines - Sfosy
At approximately 1:30 p.m. on April 12, 1992, Employee #1 was helping load luggage containers onto an FMC airplane loader when the loader jammed. In an attempt to get the container moving, Employee #1 climbed onto the loader's frame and put a foot between the frame and the machine's lifting platform. The operator of the airplane loader could not see Employee #1 from his position. He lowered the lift, trapping and crushing Employee #1's foot.
Keywords: loading, aircraft, fracture, airport, obstructed view, work rules, jammed, caught between, crushed, foot
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 111796975 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.