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Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Inspection: 544722.015 - M. G. Dyess Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Jackson


Inspection Nr: 544722.015
Report ID: 0419400
Date Opened: 06/14/2012

Site Address:
M. G. Dyess Inc.
Gaines White Road
De Kalb, MS 39328

Mailing Address:
P. O. Box 520, Bassfield, MS 39421

Union Status: NonUnion


NAICS: 237120/Oil and Gas Pipeline and Related Structures Construction

Inspection Type: Fat/Cat

Scope: Complete

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 06/21/2012


Case Closed: 09/21/2012

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 393898
Case Status: CLOSED

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 23435.015
Event: 06/14/2012
Employee Is Crushed And Killed When The Steel Pipes Crushed

At approximately 2:15 p.m. on June 14, 2012, an employee was traveling down a st eep hill hauling a load of 14 steel pipes (16-in. diameter, 60-ft long, and each weighing 3700 lbs). The employee suddenly slammed on brakes causing four of the six straps securing the load to break and the load to shift forward crushing th e cab of the truck. The employee was crushed and killed.

Keywords:asphyxiated, brake, steel tube, tractor--truck, truck driver, unsecured

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 544722.015 Fatality Truck Driver: Heavy/Tractor-Trailer
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