Accident Report Detail
Accident: 200925048 - Employee Killed When Crushed By Excavator Bucket
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|311700595||11/28/2007||1623||City Of Chesapeake Virginia|
On November 28, 2007, Employee #1 was directed to disconnect a 3/8 in. chain sling that was wrapped around a section of 18 in. diameter concrete pipe that had been transported by a compact excavator. He was removing the chain sling from the excavator bucket when he was struck by the bucket and crushed between it nad its hydraulic thumb. Employee #1 was killed.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Pipeline||Maintenance or repair||Under $50,000||X|
FatCause: Caught in stationary equipment