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Accident: 146056.015 - Two Employees Are Injured In Trench Collapse

Accident: 146056.015 -- Report ID: 0454714 -- Event Date: 01/13/2022
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1573254.01501/13/2022Mckinley & Roland Contracting, Llc

At 11:45 a.m. on January 13, 2022, two employees worked in an approximately fift een-foot and nine-inch deep trench raking gravel as part of a storm water drainp ipe installation. At some point, the unprotected trench collapsed and engulfed t he employees in soil. The employees were hospitalized to treat their injuries.

Keywords: collapse, drain pipe, engulfed, installing, storm, trench, unprotected, unstable soil, water
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling New project or new addition   2

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1573254.015 38 M Hospitalized injury Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Installing culverts and incidental drainage
FatCause:
2 1573254.015 35 M Hospitalized injury Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Installing culverts and incidental drainage
FatCause:

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