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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200630069 - Employee Killed When Crushed By Falling Truck

Accident: 200630069 -- Report ID: 0316400 -- Event Date: 04/11/1997
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11623752004/15/19974924J.C. Baker & Son, Incorporated
Employee #1 was replacing the pinion gear wheels at the rear of a truck. He was pounding with a hammer when the truck rolled backward and knocked out the cribbing. The truck fell on Employee #1, who was crushed and killed. The front wheels had not been chocked or otherwise blocked to prevent movement.
Keywords: chock, automotive repair, work rules, crushed, truck, struck by, falling object, motor vehicle, unstable position
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 116237520 Fatality Other Helpers, mechanics and repairers

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