Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200611572 - Employee Killed When Crushed By Bulldozer

Accident: 200611572 -- Report ID: 0111700 -- Event Date: 10/13/2003
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30456338010/14/20030191Eastern Slope Farms

At approximately 3:00 p.m. Employee #1 was operating a John Deere bulldozer, Model Number JD 450 packing silage. Employee #1 worked at the farm all his life, and packed the silage for over 20 years. Employee #1 got too close to the edge of the 15 ft. pile causing the silage to cave inward. The bulldozer rolled over crushing Employee #1 to death. Employee #1 was working alone, and was found by a driver hauling silage to the site.

Keywords: roll-over, equipment operator, farm machinery, crushed, industrial truck, bulldozer, cave-in, falling object

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 304563380 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.