Accident Report Detail
Accident: 24435.015 - Employee Dies When Caught And Crushed Between Barges
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|522578.015||07/16/2012||Associated Terminals, Llc|
At 3:15 a.m. on July 16, 2012, Employee #1 was walking alongside the F Walker Cr ane Barge when the AEP River Operations Barge Number PML264B tugboat operator pu lled away from the crane barge. This placed tension on the 1-inch wire rope use d to connect both barges and it popped from its mooring, hitting Employee #1 who fell into the water between the two vessels. The Operations barge closed in an d crushed Employee #1 between it and the F Walker Crane Barge. Employee #1 was pulled from the water and transported to the hospital where he died from his inj uries.
|1||522578.015||28||M||Fatality||Longshore equipment operators|