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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 801001 - Employee Killed When Struck By Packer Head

Accident: 801001 -- Report ID: 0454510 -- Event Date: 02/06/1997
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12648081302/06/19973272Csr Hydro Conduit
Employee #1 was welding on a bottom plate of a company's #84 packer head machine. The hydraulics were not locked out and the approximately 5,000 lb packer head fell on the employee, crushing and killing him. The employee was performing his normal job duties at the time of the accident.
Keywords: hydraulic lift, work rules, welding, lockout, crushed, fall, struck by
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 126480813 Fatality Other Supervisors, mechanics and repairers

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