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Accident: 202501185 - Employee Injured Bruised When Caught Between Two Rollers

Accident: 202501185 -- Report ID: 0352410 -- Event Date: 12/19/2007
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31179936512/19/20071611David A Bramble, Inc
On December 19, 2007, Employee #1 was standing on the left corner of his Ingersoll-Rand roller/compactor, model #DD-118HF, filling it with water. A coworker was operating a smaller Case roller/compactor, model #DV204, and was approaching the area behind the water truck to fill his vehicle. The coworker later stated that he was moving slowly forward, toward Employee #1, when he pulled back on the directional lever of the roller. The machine continued to travel forward, pinning Employee #1 between the two rollers. He suffered only minor bruising to his abdomen, for which he was treated and released.
Keywords: abdomen, vehicle in gear, roller--const equip, equipment operator, construction, equipment failure, caught between, contusion
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $5,000,000 to $20,000,000 2 30
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 311799365 Non Hospitalized injury Other Occupation not reported FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Backfilling and compacting
FatCause: Crushed/run-over/trapped of operator by operating

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