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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14250070 - Employee'S Legs Amputated When Run Over By Train

Accident: 14250070 -- Report ID: 0453710 -- Event Date: 10/28/1991
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1855105110/29/19912621Champion International Corp.
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1855103610/29/19911629B E & K Construction Company
Employee #1 was a pipefitter's helper at a construction site. For unknown reasons, he was lying on the track of a rail spur when a switch engine pushed five loaded cars up the track. Employee #1's legs were amputated by the train.
Keywords: amputated, railroad tank car, work rules, train, inattention, construction, run over
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 18551051 Occupation Not Listed
2 18551036 Hospitalized injury Amputation Occupation not reported

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