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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14517478 - Employee Killed When Run Over By Backing Dump Truck

Accident: 14517478 -- Report ID: 0419700 -- Event Date: 08/21/1984
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
120707510/15/19841611G.P. Turner Construction Co., Inc.
Employee #1 was a laborer on a paving operation. He was not paying attention to an oncoming dump truck, whose operator was apparently backing the truck up without any signal from the paver operator. The paver operator, who was watching his load of asphalt and the asphalt being applied behind, was not paying attention to Employee #1. The dump truck ran over Employee #1, killing him.
Keywords: work rules, construction, dump truck, guide, run over, communication, inattention, truck driver
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1207075 Fatality Other Helpers, construction trades

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