Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200810430 - Employee Drowns When Wall Of Reserve Pit Collapses
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|300575693||05/05/1998||1389||0||Grimmett Bros. Inc.|
Abstract: Employee #1, a heavy equipment operator, was using a bulldozer to dig a 20 ft deep by 10 ft wide pit, located 5 ft from the edge of an oilfield reserve pit filled with fluids. The wall of the reserve pit caved in and Employee #1 was buried in the mud and fluids. He died as a result of drowning.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||300575693||Fatality||Asphyxia||Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators|