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Accident: 99260.015 - Employee Is Killed When Trailer Tires Strike And Run Over He

Accident: 99260.015 -- Report ID: 0155010 -- Event Date: 09/21/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1265945.01509/25/2017Vermont Natural Ag Products, Inc.
At approximately 11:00 a.m. on September 21, 2017, Employee #1 was laying on his back under an equipment trailer of a dump truck and draining the air tank to re lease the brakes on the trailer. As he drained the air tank, one of the other tw o coworkers entered the dump truck cab and drove the truck away, thinking the tr ailer had been unhitched. The trailer tires struck and ran over his head, causin g crushing head injuries, killing him.
Keywords: crushing, dump truck, head, maintenance, struck by, trailer, wheel
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1265945.015 47 M Fatality Farmers, except horticultural

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