Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201177540 - Employee Is Killed When Hydraulic Ram Fails On Dump Truck
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|120197918||02/17/2005||4212||Bontiphil Enterprises Dba Mccully & Sons|
On February 17, 2005, the owner, operator of Bontiphil Enterprises was unloading pea gravel from a 10-wheel dump truck at a residential construction site. The truck was stuck in the gravel and the owner was using a shovel to dig out the gravel from around the tires. The truck driver was situated underneath the truck's raised bed when the hydraulic ram failed. The truck's bed came down and crushed the owner, killing him instantly. The homeowner at the construction site witnessed the accident, and immediately called emergency medical services.
|1||120197918||Fatality||Other||Truck drivers, heavy|