Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 121142.015 - Employee Is Killed When Soil Compactor Rolls Over

Accident: 121142.015 -- Report ID: 0552651 -- Event Date: 10/25/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1440940.01510/25/2019Stante Excavating Co., Inc.
At 1:15 p.m. on October 25, 2019, Employee #1, employed by an excavation company , was operating a Caterpillar CP563E vibratory soil compactor at the site of a m ultifamily residential structure. The compactor was on a 2- to 3-foot embankmen t when it began to slide sideways and tip over. As Employee #1 attempted to cli mb out of the compactor, his head was crushed under the vertical support for the machine's roll over protection system. Employee #1 was killed.
Keywords: caught between, crushed, equipment operator, excavation, grader, head, residential construction, roll-over
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling Other   X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1440940.015 57 M Fatality Construction Laborer FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Site grading and rock removal
FatCause:

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close