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Inspection: 101589042 - Weicker Moving & Storage
Inspection Information - Office: Denver
Report ID: 0830500
Open Date: 02/13/1986
Weicker Moving & Storage
1855 29th St. Denver, CO 80216
Union Status: Union
SIC: 4731/Arrangement of Transportation of Freight and Cargo
ON FEBRUARY 12, 1986, AT APPROXIMATELY 3:30 PM, SEVERAL EMPLOYEES WERE MOVING A 5,000 POUND SAFE ACROSS THE PLATFORM OF A 4,000 POUND HYDRAULIC LIFT. THE LIFT FAILED, CRASHING TO THE FLOOR. THE SAFE FELL OVER AND PINNED EMPLOYEE #1 BETWEEN THE SAFE AND A TRUCK. THE EMPLOYEE'S CHEST WAS CRUSHED. THE HYDRAULIC TRUCK LIFT INVOLVED WAS MANUFACTURED BY MAXON INDUSTRIES IN CALIFORNIA.
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