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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14187066 - Employee Killed When Run Over By Gradall Excavator

Accident: 14187066 -- Report ID: 0316700 -- Event Date: 08/03/1987
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10039447708/04/19877359J. Ray Patterson

Crane boom sections were being moved down a ramp by a Gradall 440 excavator. The Gradall free-wheeled, causing the boom section to swing. When Employee #1 grabbed the boom section its movement caused him to fall down. The wheels of the Gradall 440 carrier passed over him, killing him.

Keywords: boom, ramp, unsecured, excavator, lost control, run over, unstable load

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100394477 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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