Investigation Continues at National Pipe and Plastics
3/25/2013 (Updated 6:46:43 PM)Federal safety officials are continuing to investigate a fatal accident at National Pipe and Plastics in Vestal on Friday.
A tractor-trailer driver, who is not an employee of the company, was killed by a forklift.
The company has rules against drivers being in loading zones.
Company CEO David Culbertson calls the incident a freak accident and says National Pipe and Plastics is working on establishing even stricter guidelines to keep drivers away from loading zones.
The Occupational Health and Safety Administration will issue a report on the accident.
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