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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 103758.015 - Two Work Zone Employees Are Struck And Injured By Vehicle

Accident: 103758.015 -- Report ID: 1054111 -- Event Date: 02/01/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1300853.01502/01/20181611317719501 - Northwest Earthmovers Inc
At 9:55 a.m. on February 1, 2018, Employees #1 and #2 and a coworker, employed b y an excavation company, were working at a highway work zone. Employees #1 and #2 were compressing a set of speed shoring in preparation for installing the sho ring in a trench. The coworker was working as a flagger, signaling vehicles away from the work zone. A driver drove past the coworker and through the traffic c ontrol zone, striking Employees #1 and #2. The driver continued for approximate ly 200 feet and then stopped the vehicle. Emergency services were called, and E mployees #1 and #2 were transported to the hospital. They were admitted and tre ated for their injuries, which included fractures and lacerations.
Keywords: construction, driver, fracture, highway, laceration, shoring, signalman, struck by, traffic control, vehicle
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Highway, road, street New project or new addition  
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1300853.015 29 M Hospitalized injury Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Excavation
2 1300853.015 31 M Hospitalized injury Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Excavation

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