Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200002376 - Employee Is Killed When Clothing Is Caught In Auger
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|309711778||01/26/2007||8711||541330||Palmerton & Parrish, Inc.|
Abstract: On January 26, 2007, Employee #1 was working for Palmerton and Parrish, Inc., an organization that provides geotechnical, civil engineering, and related services. He was helping his coworker, a lead driller, with drilling geological soil sample test borings on a construction site. His clothing became caught in a drill auger as it was turning under power. He sustained severe neck injuries before the lead driller could stop the drilling equipment, and he was killed. He had sustained a fractured neck.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|