Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 201580750 - Employee Killed When Bobcat Fell Off Barge Into River
|Jore Marine Services, Inc.
Abstract: Employee #1 was operating a Bobcat with a sweeper attachment cleaning the deck of a barge. Employee #1 backed through a 0.5-inch cable guardrail and fell fifteen feet into the water. The bobcat sunk to the bottom of the river in approximately 30-feet of water. Employee #1 was trapped inside the cab of the bobcat and drowned.
|Nature of Injury
|Longshore equipment operators