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Inspection: 115438152 - Sun Ridge Foods Inc
Inspection Information - Office: Washington Region 5
Report ID: 1055350
Open Date: 08/10/1994
Sun Ridge Foods Inc
521 Midvale Rd Sunnyside, WA 98944
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 2034/Dried and Dehydrated Fruits, Vegetables, and Soup Mixes
Mailing: Po Box 875, Sunnyside, WA 98944
Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170236939
Employee'S Rib Fractured Against Platform Safety Rail
At 10:30 a.m. on August 9, 1994, Employee #1 and a coworker were on a work platform attached to the forks of a Clark forklift. The operator side-shifted the forks away from a wall. The forks suddenly dropped approximately 6 ft and stopped. Employee #1 struck the left side of his body on the top safety rail of the platform, fracturing a rib. The coworker was not injured.
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