Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 68230.015 - Employee Is Crushed And Killed By A Machinery Hydraulic Ram

Accident: 68230.015 -- Report ID: 0729700 -- Event Date: 09/23/2014
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
996961.01509/24/2014Vinylplex, Inc.
At 2:00 p.m. on September 23, 2014, an employee was rewiring a motor when its hydraulic ram activated. The employee was crushed and killed. The incident investigation revealed that the machinery was not locked out before the work was performed.
Keywords: crushing, lockout/tagout, guard, hydraulic ram
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 996961.015 51 M Fatality Fracture Machinery maintenance occupations

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.