Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14542278 - Employee Killed When Scraper Is Struck By Freight Train
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|1631928||09/06/1984||1794||0||Appling Brothers Inc|
Abstract: On September 6, 1984, Employee #1 was operating a Caterpillar scraper at a site clearing operation. A railroad ran through the property being cleared. Employee #1 was scraping across the railroad track when the scraper was struck by a freight train. Employee #1 was not wearing a safety belt and was thrown from his vehicle. He died as a result of massive head and neck injuries. It was Employee #1's first day on the job.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||1631928||Fatality||Fracture||Occupation not reported|