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 pallet 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, fall, grain elevator, hydraulic lift, machine guarding, floor opening, elevated work platform