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Accident: 53746.015 - Employee Is Caught Between Backhoe Arm And Outrigger And Is

Accident: 53746.015 -- Report ID: 0626600 -- Event Date: 10/23/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
944281.01510/23/2013Bayou City Rail, Inc.
At 10:00 a.m. on October 23, 2013, Employee #1 was picking up pieces of brake sh oes from the railroad track and throwing it into the cab of a backhoe. The piec es of brake shoes engaged the swing pedal of the backhoe arm and caught Employee #1 between the backhoe arm and the outrigger, killing him.
Keywords: arm, backhoe, brake, caught between, outrigger, railroad track
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 944281.015 57 M Fatality Rail-Track Laying & Maintenance Equipment Operator)

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