Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 202450458 - Employee Is Killed When Caught In Grinder

Accident: 202450458 -- Report ID: 0420600 -- Event Date: 11/16/2005
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30915909311/16/20057539Venice Land Clearing, Inc.
On November 16, 2005, Employee #1 was performing maintenance work on the machine. His only job task was to replace a battery cable, make sure the batteries were charged, and start the unit. Employee #1 was caught by the wheel of a tub-grinder and was killed. Employee #1 was working alone, and there were no witnesses to the accident.
Keywords: battery, grinder, wheel, maintenance, caught between, laceration
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 309159093 Fatality Cut/Laceration Occupation not reported

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.