Accident Report Detail
Accident: 816876 - Employee Run Over And Killed By Construction Equipment
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|101008506||08/07/1989||1623||Blue Water Associates|
Employee #1 was operating a front-end loader and back-hoe combination. As Employee #1 backed down a hill the equipment could not be stopped due to faulty brakes. The equipment rolled backwards at an increasing rate of speed. After the equipment jumped a curb Employee #1 jumped from the equipment. The equipment changed direction because of the land topography and ran over the midsection of Employee #1 as he lay on the ground.
|1||101008506||Fatality||Other||Occupation not reported|