Latest 'Fatal Facts' examines fall from forklift-elevated pallet
from Safety + Health Magazine
OSHA is warning employees and employers about the dangers of falling from pallets raised by forklifts in its latest edition of "Fatal Facts." The resource details the death of a full-time warehouse worker who was killed after falling 7 feet from a pallet to a lower level. The victim was standing on an improperly raised pallet while unsafely moving inventory on the top of a steel storage rack when he slipped and fell. He died in the hospital days later from his injuries.
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