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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 102747979 - Georgia Pacific Corp.

Inspection Information - Office: Augusta


Inspection Nr: 102747979
Report ID: 0111100
Date Opened: 09/05/1991

Site Address:
Georgia Pacific Corp.
Main Street
Woodland, ME 04694

Mailing Address:
, , 00000

Union Status: Union



Inspection Type: Accident

Scope: No Insp/SIC not on PG

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 09/05/1991

Planning Guide: Safety-Construction


Case Closed: 01/05/2011

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 14274054
Event: 09/05/1991
Employee Killed Between Moving Truck And Another Ten Wheeler

Employee #1, an equipment operator for Thomas Dicenzo, Inc., was working at a landfill site and had a ten wheeler truck driver reposition his truck under the screen conveyor system that is used to fill ten wheelers. At the same time that the driver relocated the truck, the employee got behind the truck on its right side. The driver did not use the right side mirror to back up. The employee was caught between the moving truck and another ten wheeler that had been positioned under the conveyor screen equipment. Employee #1 was crushed to death.

Keywords:equipment operator, backing up, inattention, construction, caught between, crushed

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 102747979 Occupation Not Listed
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