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Inspection: 316382514 - Averitt Express Inc
Inspection Information - Office: Tenn Cmpl Sfty 2
Report ID: 0454712
Open Date: 01/27/2012
Averitt Express Inc
624 Enon Springs Road Smyrna, TN 37167
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 4231/Terminal and Joint Terminal Maintenance Facilities for Motor Freight Transportation
NAICS: 488490/Other Support Activities for Road Transportation
Mailing: P O Box 3166, Cookeville, TN 38502
Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 200626380
Employee Is Fatally Pinned Between Tractor And Trailer
On January 27, 2012 Employee #1 of Averitt Express Inc. was fatally pinned between the tractor and a trailer as he exited the tractor without setting the brakes. The tractor started to roll forward and as Employee #1 started to reenter the tractor, it hit a parked trailer pinning him between the truck and trailer.
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