Occupational
& Environmental
Medicine
College of Human Medicine

Fall

CASE MIFACE Summaries of MIOSHA Inspections
Case 276 57-year-old owner of an automobile catalytic converter recycling company died when he fell from the top of a 12-filter dust collector while preparing the collector to be transported by a forklift.
Case 489 38-year-old recycling laborer fell from a steel packer weighing approximately 4,500 pounds and died when the packer dislodged from a 4-tine grappler, fell to the ground, rolled, and partially landed on him.
Case 503 55-year-old pallet repairer died from complications of a fall to a cement floor.