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Inspection: 303501431 - Federal Express Corporation
Inspection Information - Office: Tenn Cmpl Sfty 1
Report ID: 0454711
Open Date: 05/16/2000
Federal Express Corporation
3999 Republican Drive Memphis, TN 38118
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 4512/Air Transportation, Scheduled
Mailing: P.O. Box 727, Memphis, TN 38194
Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200620870
Employee Killed When Tug Vehicle Falls Off Lift
Employee #1 was working on the transmission of a tug vehicle that was elevated about 6 ft from the ground. The tug had not been positioned properly and it fell off the lift onto Employee #1. He was crushed and killed.
hydraulic lift, repair, automotive repair, vehicle, unsecured, work rules, crushed, falling object, motor vehicle, unstable position
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