Accident Report Detail
Accident: 86576.015 - Employee Falls When A Hydraulic Lift Fails And Is Killed.
Accident: 86576.015 -- Report ID: 0627700 -- Event Date: 06/28/2016
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1160008.015||06/28/2016||Simmons Foods, Inc.|
|At 4:30 a.m. on June 28, an employee was on a pallet platform lift along with a pallet of bagged feed additives. The employee was attempting to align the palle t platform (Vertical reciprocating conveyor) with the third floor. The platform fell to the first floor along with the employee who was killed by a head injury sustained in the fall.|
Keywords: conveyor, elevated work platform, fall, floor opening, grain elevator, hydraulic lift, machine guarding