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Accident: 200922573 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Loader

Accident: 200922573 -- Report ID: 0355114 -- Event Date: 04/01/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31545669904/04/20114512United Air Lines, Inc.
On April 1, 2011, Employee #1, an employee of United Air Lines, Inc., was standing on a FMC Commander 15 Container Pallet Loader and unloading a Boeing 777. The folding wing extension of the loader fell to a lower position, causing Employee #1 to fall approximately 8 ft 5 in. to the ground. Employee #1 was killed. There were no witnesses to the accident.
Keywords: aircraft, head, airport, equipment failure, manual mat handling, fall, loader, elevated work plat, mech malfunction
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 315456699 Fatality Other Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators

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