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Accident: 311212864 - Employee Killed When Crushed By Overturned Gradall

Accident: 311212864 -- Report ID: 0830100 -- Event Date: 10/12/2007
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31121286410/12/20071542Swank Enterprises, Inc.

On October 12, 2007, Employee #1 was driving a Gradall material handler on a secondary gravel road when the outside tires ran onto the soft shoulder. As the vehicle started to go down the embankment, he was ejected. Employee #1 was killed when the Gradall rolled over on top of him.

Keywords: ejected, embankment, highway, work rules, equipment operator, construction, crushed, seat belt, highway shoulder, overturn
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $500,000 to $1,000,000 1 12 X

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 311212864 Fatality Other Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Temporary work (buildings, facilities)
FatCause: Crushed/run-over/trapped of operator by operating

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