Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200810414 - Employee Killed When Vehicle Falls Off Jacks

Accident: 200810414 -- Report ID: 0627400 -- Event Date: 02/26/1998
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12132073302/26/19987538Ray'S Repair Service
Employee #1, the company owner, used two jacks to elevate a vehicle to make some repairs underneath it. Apparently, one of the jacks toppled over and the car fell on top of him. Employee #1 was killed.
Keywords: automotive repair, hoisting mechanism, unsecured, work rules, crushed, falling object, jack, motor vehicle, overturn, unstable position
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 121320733 Fatality Other Automobile mechanics

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.

Close