Accident Report Detail
Accident: 128475.015 - Employee Is Killed By Skid Loader Backing Up
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1487089.015||08/06/2020||Lodge Construction, Inc.|
At 1:15 p.m. on August 5, 2020, Employee #1 and a coworker, employed by a road c onstruction company, were working on a road project. As Employee #1 walked in t he middle of the street to access a piece of equipment, the coworker, who was op erating a CAT 259D skid loader and backing up while dragging rocks from a pile a t the north end of the street, ran over Employee #1. Employee #1 sustained crus hing injuries and was killed. Investigation determined that the required back-u p alarm was not working.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Highway, road, street||New project or new addition||X|
Cause: Backfilling and compacting