Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 99638.015 - Employee Falls From Top Of Garbage Truck And Suffers Fractur

Accident: 99638.015 -- Report ID: 0950612 -- Event Date: 09/29/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1267494.01510/02/2017Waste Connections Of California, Inc.
At 8:05 a.m. on September 29, 2017, an employee was on top of a garbage truck helping to remove a bin that was stuck on the hopper. The employee lost his footing and fell approximately 13 feet to the ground. The employee suffered a fractured elbow and femur and was hospitalized.
Keywords: fall, lost balance, garbage truck
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1267494.015 75 M Hospitalized injury Fracture Helpers, construction trades

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.

Close