Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Alert: Due to routine maintenance on the OSHA website, some pages may be temporarily unavailable.
To report an emergency, file a complaint with OSHA or ask a safety and health question, call 1-800-321-6742 (OSHA).

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201024627 - Employee Is Struck By Garbage Truck And Killed

Accident: 201024627 -- Report ID: 0950615 -- Event Date: 03/12/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31583003403/12/20134953Upper Valley Disposal Services, Inc.
At approximately 3:38 a.m. on March 12, 2013, Employee #1, a truck driver with Upper Valley Disposal Services, Inc., was struck by another truck while exiting his work station. Employee #1 was caught in between the wheels of a trailer, driven by a coworker, and Employee #1 suffered unspecified fractures. Emergency responders were all on site, but Employee #1 was killed. Employee #1 was employed by the employer at the time of injury.
Keywords: fracture, garbage truck, vehicle in gear, driver, trailer truck, caught between, struck by, trailer
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 315830034 Fatality Fracture Truck drivers, heavy

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