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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200530251 - Employee Killed While Repairing Vehicle

Accident: 200530251 -- Report ID: 0751910 -- Event Date: 12/19/2005
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30826282312/20/20055012O'Halloran International
Employee #1 crawled under a truck to loosen a jam in the brakes while the engine was running and the truck was in gear. Employee #1 was caught in the driveshaft and killed.
Keywords: vehicle in gear, brake, vehicle, rotating shaft, guard, caught by, jammed, lockout, drive shaft, truck driver
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 308262823 Fatality Asphyxia Truck drivers, heavy

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