Accident Report Detail
Accident: 139498.015 - Employee Is Crushed And Killed By Arm Of Skid Steer
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1554650.015||09/24/2021||5 D Field Services, Llc|
At approximately 4:15 p.m. on September 23, 2021, an employee was working as a c onstruction laborer for a firm that provided support activities for oil and gas operations. He and one or more coworkers were fusing high-density polyethylene ( HDPE) pipeline. The employee was retrieving a nylon sling from the operator of a skid steer. The sling caught on the controls of the skid steer. The arm of the skid steer came down, crushing the employee between the arm of the skid steer an d the chassis. The employee was killed.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Pipeline||New project or new addition||X|
Cause: Trenching, installing pipe