Accident Report Detail
Accident: 117032.015 - Employee Is Killed When Crushed By Falling Concrete Slab
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1407404.015||06/11/2019||T.W. Phillips Grading, Inc.|
At 11:30 a.m. on June 11, 2019, Employee #1 and a coworker, employed by a constr uction company, were working at an excavation where a pipe would be installed. The coworker was operating an excavator, and Employee #1 was assisting as they s et a precast concrete headwall (retaining wall) inside the excavation. The slab began to lean, and as they corrected its position and reset it, the concrete wa ll broke apart. Employee was killed when parts of the wall struck and crushed h is chest.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|1||1407404.015||42||M||Fatality||Excavating and loading machine operators||FallDist:
Cause: Installing underground plumbing conduit