Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 123285.015 - Employee Is Killed When Crushed Between Loader Arm And Frame

Accident: 123285.015 -- Report ID: 0625400 -- Event Date: 01/20/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1456910.01501/21/2020M.P.G. Pipeline Contractors, Llc
At 5:00 p.m. on January 20, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a pipeline contractor , was engaged in maintenance work, looking for the source of a fluid leaking fro m a front end loader. The loader was parked with its bucket resting on a raised mat/dock. The employee loosened the first hydraulic hose to access the second hose, which was leaking. As he started to loosen the second hose, the bucket fe ll/descended, and he was pinned between the loader arm that was holding the buck et and the loader frame. Employee #1 sustained crushing injuries and was killed .
Keywords: caught between, construction, crushed, equipment failure, falling object, frame, front end loader, hose, hydraulic fluid, hydraulic line, leak, maintenance, pinned
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1456910.015 42 M Fatality Equipment Operator: Heavy

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.