Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 759175 - Employee Killed When Struck By Tractor Trailer On Highway

Accident: 759175 -- Report ID: 0551800 -- Event Date: 07/29/1987
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10394786707/30/19871611A Metz Incorporated
Employee #1 was in front of two flashing arrowboards being pulled by two trucks at approximately 2 mph. Truck #2 was straddling the shoulder approximately 200 to 300 feet behind truck #1. Truck #1 was approximately 20 feet behind Employee #1, who was operating the profilograph machine. The trucks and arrowboards and Employee #1 were in the passing lane of the westbound Indiana Toll Road near mile marker 30. A tractor trailer struck the flashing arrowboard and truck #1, continued around truck #1, and hit Employee #1 and the profilograph machine. Employee #1 was killed.
Keywords: highway, construction, struck by, tractor trailer, highway shoulder
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 103947867 Fatality Concussion Paving, surfacing and tamping equipment operators

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.

Close