Accident Report Detail
Accident: 137871.015 - Employee Is Crushed And Killed When Excavator Falls Into Exc
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1546172.015||08/05/2021||Donald A. Asselin|
At 11:27 a.m. on August 5, 2021, an employee worked in an excavation to pack dow n soil while a coworker operated an excavator at the edge of the excavation. At some point, the soil under the excavator collapsed and the excavator fell into t he excavation onto the employee. The employee received crushing injuries to the abdomen and pelvis and was killed.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Other building||New project or new addition||3||X|
Cause: Backfilling and compacting