Accident Report Detail
Accident: 131217.015 - Employee Is Killed During Trench Collapse
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1503096.015||11/18/2020||D&H Excavating, Inc|
At 4:30 p.m. on November 18, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a construction excav ation company, was working on a pipeline installation project. He was in a tren ch and tightening bolts on an end cap. A section of the trench sidewall collaps ed and struck the employee, causing him to fall and strike his head on a plumbin g valve. The employee sustained blunt force traumatic injury to his head and wa s killed.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Pipeline||New project or new addition||X|
Cause: Trenching, installing pipe