Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Inspection: 901488 - Air Delivery Service, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Inactive-Allentown

Nr: 901488Report ID: 0317740Open Date: 03/04/1986

Air Delivery Service, Inc.
Rd 8, Stoke Park Road
Bethlehem, PA 18017
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 4212/Local Trucking Without Storage

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:03/07/1986
Close Case:06/30/1986

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident360565295    

Violation Summary
Serious Willful Repeat Other Unclass Total
Initial Violations 1 1 2
Current Violations 1 1 2
Initial Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
Current Penalty $640 $0 $0 $0 $0 $640
FTA Amount $0 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Violation Items
# ID Type Standard Issuance Abate Curr$ Init$ Fta$ Contest LastEvent
  1. 01001 Serious 19100178 K01 03/24/1986 03/31/1986 $640 $640 $0 -
  2. 02001 Other 19040008 03/24/1986 03/27/1986 $0 $0 $0 -

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14543839Event: 02/28/1986Fork Lift Rolled Off Dock; Operator Died From Head Injury
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS UNLOADING A 16 FOOT CARGO TRUCK, USING A 2,500 POUND CAPACITY FORK LIFT TRUCK. THE EMPLOYEE LEFT THE TRUCK RUNNING, IN NEUTRAL, AND WITHOUT SETTING THE EMERGENCY BRAKES. HE REMAINED IN THE OPERATOR'S SEAT, HOWEVER. THE FORKLIFT ROLLED OUT OF THE TRUCK AND TOWARD THE EDGE OF THE LOADING DOCK. IT ROLLED OFF THE DOCK, FALLING A DISTANCE OF 3 1/2 TO 4 FEET TO THE GROUND. EMPLOYEE #1 STRUCK HIS HEAD AGAINST A STEEL UPRIGHT ON THE FORKLIFT WHEN THE FORKLIFT HIT THE GROUND. HE SUFFERED FATAL HEAD INJURIES.
Keywords: head, brake, industrial truck, fall, struck by, loading dock, inattention
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 901488 Fatality Puncture Occupation not reported

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.

Close