Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14548119 - Employee Drowns When Crane Overturns Into Water
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|15261852||12/16/1984||4612||0||Alyeska Pipeline Service Co|
Abstract: At approximately 8:45 a.m. on December 15, 1984, Employee #1 was operating a 35-ton Grove RT 65-S rough terrain hydraulic crane on a causeway. The crane was lifting and swinging a 50 ft long boom section from another crane that was being dismantled. The boom of Employee #1's crane was extended approximately 67 feet at a 42 degree angle without the outriggers extended. The Grove crane overturned into the water with Employee #1 inside the cab. He drowned.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||15261852||Fatality||Asphyxia||Crane and tower operators|