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Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 130813.015 Event: 10/29/2020Employee Is Killed When Struck By Overturned Forklift
At 9:15 p.m. on October 29, 2020, an employee was driving a forklift to an exter ior dumpster in order to dump a 32 cubic foot Super Sack filled with resin. Whil e driving to the dumpster the forklift over-turned. The employee was pinned and crushed, suffering multiple injuries to the upper chest area and back, killing h im.
Keywords: back, chest, crushed, driver, dumpster, falling object, forklift, industrial truck, material handling, off loading, overturn, pinned, powered industrial vehicle, seat belt, struck against, struck by, unstable load, un
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1500432.015 Fatality

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