Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 136652.015 Event: 06/28/2021Employee Is Killed After Being Pushed To Ground, Head Injury
At 12:15 p.m. on June 28, 2021, an employee was delivering radio-pharmaceuticals to a hospital. As the employee entered the facility, an unrestrained psychiatri c patient who was attempting an escape from the emergency room ran into the empl oyee and knocked him to the ground. The employee struck his head on ground and i ncurred a brain bleed and died.
Keywords: blunt force, blunt force trauma, brain, delivery work, driver, head, hemorrhage, psych illness, struck against, struck by
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1538823.015 Fatality Driver-sales workers

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.