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Accident: 170220081 - Employee Killed When Crushed While Driving Forklift

Accident: 170220081 -- Report ID: 0552652 -- Event Date: 08/08/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11094181208/13/19915013Total Distribution Systems
Employee #1 was operating a standup electric rider forklift truck. He picked up a pallet from a storage shelf and began backing across the aisle. He backed under a shelf that was 5 in. above the back guard behind him and was crushed to death between the edge of the shelf and the truck's control panel.
Keywords: stand-up operator, caught between, crushed, industrial truck, backing up
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 110941812 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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