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Accident: 29656.015 - Employee Is Pinned Against Wall By Compact Roller And Is Kil

Accident: 29656.015 -- Report ID: 0626600 -- Event Date: 09/21/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
654198.01509/21/2012G.R. Birdwell Construction, Lp
At approximately 12:20 p.m. on September 21, 2012, Employee #1 was manually oper ating a Dynapac LP8500 vibratory trench compactor roller to level dirt along the side of a newly built concrete wall. While leveling the dirt with the compact r oller, the operator was caught in-between the roller and wall. The roller contin ued to forcefully pin Employee #1 against the wall, causing abdominal and chest injuries that killed him.
Keywords: abdomen, chest, construction vehicle, pinned
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other heavy construction New project or new addition $500,000 to $1,000,000 1 6 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 654198.015 41 M Fatality Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Backfilling and compacting
FatCause:

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