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Accident: 127097.015 - Employee Is Killed During Soil Drilling Operation

Accident: 127097.015 -- Report ID: 0830500 -- Event Date: 06/17/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1479536.01506/18/2020Odell Drilling
At 11:00 a.m. on June 17, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, was assisting his coworker, who was operating a drill and obtaining soil sample s. As they pulled the auger out of the hole and back onto the truck, Employee #1 was either bending over or kneeling down between the auger and the rear of the truck. Employee #1's head became caught between the automatic safety hammer and the truck bed. Employee # sustained a crushing injury and was killed.
Keywords: auger, caught between, construction, crushed, drill, head, truck
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1479536.015 24 M Fatality Drilling and boring machine operators

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