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Inspection: 310063920 - Ahern Rentals, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Ca Oakland
Report ID: 0950614
Open Date: 05/20/2008
Ahern Rentals, Inc.
42251 Boscell Road Fremont, CA 94538
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 7359/Equipment Rental and Leasing, Not Elsewhere Classified
NAICS: 532490/Other Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing
Mailing: 1885 W. Bonanza Road, Attn: Tim Lotspeich, Las Vegas, NV 89106
Employee'S Leg Is Lacerated When Pinned By Backing Truck
At approximately 12:00 noon on May 15, 2008, Employee #1 was a painter. He and a supervisor were spotting and guiding a tractor trailer being backed into a prep booth area. Employee #1 was at the rear of the trailer as the driver was backing the trailer into the booth. The supervisor heard the trailer crash into some garbage cans and heard Employee #1 scream. Employee #1 was pinned between the corner of the trailer bed and the wall. Employee #1 was hospitalized at San Jose Regional Medical Center for five days for treatment of a severe laceration to his right upper thigh.
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