DateCityStateEmployerBody PartEvent
2021-10-26MontgomeryAlDAS North America, Inc.Finger(s), fingernail(s)Caught in running equipment or machinery
An employee was working in a test booth that tests the noise quality of automobile seats. The conveyor line stopped moving. The employee looked through the test booth doors, leaned over and placed their left hand on the chain and sprocket that drives the conveyor. The conveyor system began moving, resulting in amputations to the left index, middle and ring fingers.
2021-10-22Grand IslandNeLevander's AutomotiveEye(s)Struck by powered vehicle-nontransport
An employee was using a hammer to loosen a part on an automobile's suspension system when the employee was struck in the eye by the automobile's control arm, resulting in an eye injury.
2021-10-01Mount PleasantWiJ&A Pohl Inc.NonclassifiablePedestrian struck by forward-moving vehicle in work zone
Two employees were working in a work zone along the side of a road when they were struck by an automobile that drove through the work zone, resulting in broken bones.
2021-09-06DecaturGaMH Memorial LLCFinger(s), fingernail(s)Caught in running equipment or machinery during maintenance, cleaning
An employee was trying to remove an automobile floor mat from a rug beater machine. The side service panel had been removed from the machine so she could diagnose a possible issue with the machine. The mat came free, and her right hand slipped into the path of the machine's chain and sprocket. Her right index finger was amputated at or near the first knuckle.
2021-06-26MidlothianTxGerdau Midlothian Steel MillArm(s)Explosion, n.e.c.
An employee was separating copper on a conveyor. An old-style automobile air bag was on the conveyor and exploded before reaching the employee, who was struck by materials from the bag and suffered 6-inch lacerations a broken left arm.
2021-06-21Horn LakeMsRite Hite Products CorporationNonclassifiablePedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee was standing in a hallway when an automobile that was in the parking lot crashed into the building and struck the employee.
2021-02-22CincinnatiOhGeneral Motors, LLC Dba Customer Care and After SalesBrainOther fall to lower level 6 to 10 feet
An employee was performing diagnostic testing on an automobile elevated on a car hoist. The employee was working from a portable staircase and fell 6 to 8 feet to the ground, resulting in a loss of consciousness, a broken finger, a head injury that required stitches, and a concussion.
2020-07-21Fort WorthTexasHFWBH Motors, LLC Finger(s), fingernail(s)Struck by falling part of powered vehicle still attached
An employee was repairing an automobile when the vehicle's control arm dropped on the employee's left hand. The employee sustained an amputation to the nailbed and first knuckle of the left middle finger.
2020-06-02JupiterFloridaGoodyear Tire and Rubber CompanyChest, except internal location of diseases or disordersFall on same level due to slipping
An employee was entering the company truck which was parked in the service bay between the automotive lift posts. The employee slipped and fell on same level inside of the automobile service area. The employee landed on his shoulder/back on an automotive lift arm, which was at ground level, and sustained a punctured lung.
2019-09-21Twin FallsIdahoCommercial TireFingertip(s)Caught between rolling powered vehicle and other object
An employee was aligning the wheels of an automobile on an alignment lift. The car rolled off the lift and into the garage door frame. The employee's left hand was caught between the automobile and the door frame; the ring finger and the tip of the little finger were amputated.
2019-09-20WausauWisconsinBridgestone Retail Operations, LLCLeg(s)Caught in or compressed by equipment or objects
An employee was changing a tire. The employee's right leg was pinned and lacerated between the tire-changing machine and the automobile.
2019-09-12National CityCaliforniaU.S. Postal ServiceTrunkPedestrian vehicular incident
An employee was standing at the rear of his delivery truck when he was struck by an automobile. The employee sustained multiple fractures to the body and was hospitalized.
2019-04-09SullivanOhioVAUGHN INDUSTRIES, INC.Multiple body partsPedestrian struck by vehicle in work zone
An employee was in a work zone flagging traffic. An automobile entered the work zone and struck the employee. The employee was hospitalized with a head injury and a broken leg.
2019-03-14Farmers BranchTexasEl RanchoNonclassifiablePedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee was struck by an automobile while retrieving shopping carts in the store's parking lot, suffering multiple injuries.
2018-09-06San AntonioTexasTOYOTA MOTOR MANUFACTURING, TEXAS, INCUpper and lower limb(s)Other fall to lower level
An employee was checking torque on automobiles when she fell off a work platform. She fell about 18 inches, breaking her left leg and left elbow. She was hospitalized, possibly needing surgery.
2018-07-26StuartFloridaYellowstone LandscapeHead, neck, and trunkPedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee was conducting landscape work when a moving automobile hit the employee, who suffered a broken neck, ribs, and skull.
2018-07-19RogersArkansasTRG Rogers, LLCBODY SYSTEMSExposure to environmental heat
An employee was cleaning pieces of metal from a catwalk and stairs into an automobile shredder when they began to feel ill and vomited. The employee was hospitalized for heat stress.
2018-03-09BethesdaMarylandU.S. Department of Health and Human Services/National Institutes of HealthThigh(s)Fall on same level
An employee was walking in a parking garage when an automobile started approaching. The employee went to step back behind a protection barrier and fell to the concrete ground, breaking a femur.
2018-02-10CapacMichiganU.S. Postal ServiceFinger(s), fingernail(s)Contact with objects and equipment, n.e.c.
An employee was delivering mail via an automobile. As the employee was closing a mailbox with her right index finger, the vehicle began to slide due to snow resulting in amputation of her right index finger.
2017-08-14West PointGeorgiaGlovis America, IncMultiple body partsOther fall to lower level 6 to 10 feet
An employee was loading automobiles on a railcar when she fell approximately 10 feet to the ground, fracturing her left knee and sternum.
2017-07-21CincinnatiOhioBeechmont Motors T, Inc.Fingertip(s)Caught in or compressed by equipment or objects
An employee was repairing an automobile engine when his right hand was caught in the fan belt pulley, amputating his right middle fingertip.
2017-07-02WauwatosaWisconsinJC PenneyMultiple body partsIntentional injury by other person, n.e.c.
An employee was struck by an automobile in the truck lot resulting in trauma to the right hip and elbow.
2017-06-13GrayMainePIKE INDUSTRIES, INC.Multiple trunk locationsPedestrian struck by forward-moving vehicle in work zone
An employee was struck by an automobile while setting up a work zone, suffering multiple broken ribs, a broken pelvis, several broken vertebrae, and multiple internal injuries. He was hospitalized.
2017-03-13HuntsvilleAlabamaConsolidated Wiring, L.L.C.Head and trunkPedestrian struck by forward-moving vehicle in work zone
An employee was acting as a flagger when he was struck by an automobile. He suffered severe head trauma and multiple internal injuries including abdominal, spleen, pelvic, liver, and knee injuries, requiring hospitalization.
2017-01-21Fort MyersFloridaCrannie Signs, Inc.Chest, except internal location of diseases or disordersRoadway collision-moving and standing vehicle on side of roadway
An employee was replacing sign panels on metal arches over a terminal access road overpass on a parkway. He was working from a boom lift parked at the median while the inside lanes were open to traffic in both directions and the outside lanes and shoulders were closed. An automobile truck carrier struck his boom lift, ejecting him from the basket. His harness/lanyard pulled him back, and he bounced off the basket and landed on the pavement below. He sustained a fractured femur, nine broken ribs,
2017-01-03Arlington HeightsIllinoisNew Albertson's, Inc. dba Jewel-Osco Multiple body partsPedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee was collecting shopping carts in the parking lot when he was struck by a moving automobile, suffering multiple injuries and requiring hospitalization.
2016-09-16ColumbiaPennsylvaniaKeystone Human ServicesNonclassifiableHitting, kicking, beating, shoving
An employee was ordering food at a drive-through when a client that accompanied the employee in the car became violent and attacked the employee. The incident resulted in an automobile accident in which the employee sustained an injury.
2016-09-01MontgomeryAlabamaWorkforce Walker Personnel, LLCBODY SYSTEMSExposure to environmental heat
An employee passed out due to dehydration while shuttling newly manufactured automobiles to the PIO area for finishing in high temperatures.
2016-06-28AtwoodColoradoRoadway Safety Solutions, LLCLeg(s)Pedestrian struck by forward-moving vehicle on side of road
An employee was loading signs onto a flatbed truck parked on the shoulder of the road when an automobile veered onto the shoulder and struck the employee. The employee suffered broken bones, an internal injury, and a leg amputation.
2016-06-17KissimmeeFloridaAuto Zone BrainStruck by falling part of powered vehicle still attached
An employee was helping a customer troubleshoot the customer's automobile. The employee was leaning over and looking into the car's engine compartment when the hood of the vehicle fell and struck the employee in the head.
2016-05-25RevereMassachusettBARLETTA HEAVY DIVISION, INC.NonclassifiablePedestrian struck by vehicle in work zone
An employee was struck by an automobile while working on a roadway in a work zone.
2016-05-23La BelleMissouriMFA Agricultural ServicesFinger(s), fingernail(s)Struck by swinging part of powered vehicle
The passenger door of an automobile shut on an employee's left hand, amputating his ring finger at the nailbed.
2016-03-16CarencroLouisianaBrudd Construction Company, LLC Multiple body partsPedestrian struck by forward-moving vehicle in work zone
An employee was struck by a passenger automobile while performing road construction activities. The employee suffered leg and face injuries, including lacerations, crushing injuries, and bruised bones.
2016-03-04AbileneTexasSouthwest Convenience StoresMultiple arm locationsOther fall to lower level less than 6 feet
An employee was walking to her automobile to travel to her next assignment when she fell off a curb at the site and fractured her arm in four locations. She was hospitalized.
2016-01-16LuverneAlabamaSMART Alabama, LLCFingertip(s)Caught in running equipment or machinery during regular operation
An employee was operating a welder to assemble underbody automobile parts and amputated the tip of the left thumb.
2015-12-04AtlantaGeorgiaHolder-Hunt-Russell-Moody, A Joint VentureMultiple body partsRoadway collision-moving perpendicularly
Two employees were driving a company golf cart across an intersection when an automobile ran the stop sign and struck the cart. One of the employees sustained five broken ribs and a broken collarbone, while the second employee suffered knee bruises and a strained neck.
2015-12-03AlpharettaGeorgiaAmerican Disposal ServicesLeg(s)Pedestrian struck by vehicle in roadway
An employee was dumping garbage into the waste dump when an automobile slammed into the back of the truck, pinning the employee between the car and truck. Both of the employee's legs were amputated.
2015-11-24ColumbusOhioODW LogisticsMultiple body partsPedestrian struck by forward-moving vehicle in roadway
Two employees were walking on facility grounds, in the street, by the 1590 Building. They were walking with traffic and one employee was struck by an automobile and was hospitalized with a skull fracture, torn ear that had to be reattached, fractured ribs and lacerations and contusions.
2015-10-20DenisonTexasStephenson WholesaleUpper and lower limb(s)Roadway incident involving motorized land vehicle
An employee involved in an automobile accident suffered a broken wrist and leg.
2015-10-15WestervilleOhioMeijer #181BrainPedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee was struck by an automobile while gathering carts in the parking lot. The employee suffered severe leg injuries and bleeding on the brain.
2015-09-21CussetaAlabamaAjin USAWrist(s)Intentional injury by other person
An employee's wrist was cut by a metal stamped automobile part during a physical altercation with another employee.
2015-07-29JarrellTexasHunter Industries Limited, LTDNonclassifiableRoadway collision-moving and standing vehicle on side of roadway
Four workers were in a crew truck located in a work zone when it was struck by an automobile.
2015-07-27WashingtonDistrict Of Jambo Auto SalesShoulder(s), including clavicle(s), scapula(e)Struck or run over by rolling powered vehicle
An employee was working under the hood of a vehicle suspended above him by a hydraulic automobile lift. The vehicle unexpectedly started moving forward while on the lift and struck his shoulder area. He was hospitalized.
2015-07-27LawrenceKansasBROWN INDUSTRIES, LLCWhole bodyStruck by falling object or equipment, n.e.c.
An employee engaged in automobile wiring activities under a raised truck body was crushed when the air line supplying air to the air bags, which raise the truck body, released and caused the truck body to come down on the employee.
2015-07-26NorthportAlabamaRite AidNonclassifiablePedestrian vehicular incident, n.e.c.
On Sunday, July 26, 2015, an automobile drove through the front of the store; the impact injured an employee.
2015-07-15North Little RockArkansasADESA Arkansas, LLCMultiple body partsStruck by swinging or slipping object, other than handheld, n.e.c.
An employee was lowering an automobile garage door when the wind caught the door and pulled it loose. The garage door struck the employee on the head and shoulder. The employee was hospitalized for injuries.
2015-06-17AuroraColoradoIAV Automotive EngineeringNonclassifiableContact with objects and equipment
Employees exposed to crush-by hazards while conducting automobile high altitude performance testing.
2015-05-21HarahanLouisianaOchsnerThigh(s)Fall on same level, n.e.c.
An employee slipped/tripped and fell in the concrete parking lot while running to his automobile in the rain at an administrative building. The employee severely strained his right hamstring and sustained an abrasion on his right knee, as well as abrasions on the palms of both hands.
2015-04-02ZanesvilleOhioLittle Caesars Pizza Store #445Leg(s)Pedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee's legs broke in several places after being struck by an automobile that crashed into the facility.
2015-01-19HoustonTexasO'Reilly Auto Enterprises, LLCFingertip(s)Compressed or pinched by shifting objects or equipment
Employee's right pinky finger distal tip was amputated when pinched in an automobile door. The employee was helping to push start a customer's car related to a battery change when the customer closed the car door on the employee's hand.
2015-01-02Spring HillFloridaCircle K NonclassifiablePedestrian struck by vehicle in nonroadway area
An employee was injured by a customer's automobile when the car jumped the curb and pinned the employee against the Red Box movie kiosk on the convenience store's sidewalk.