Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 78322.015 - Employee Is Killed By An Unescorted Motorist

Accident: 78322.015 -- Report ID: 0830500 -- Event Date: 07/23/2015
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1080299.01507/24/2015Intermountain Slurry Seal, Inc.
At 1:00 p.m. on July 23, 2015, Employee #1 was driving a modified golf cart, put ting down retro-reflective tabs on Highway 71 near mile marker 141. The employe e was heading northbound on the right hand shoulder of the highway when he neare d a motorist, who was not being escorted by a pilot vehicle and was driving nort hbound in the right hand lane. As the motorist neared the golf cart, the golf c art unexpectedly swerved left into the motorist path. The golf cart was struck by the motorist and both vehicles ended up on the right hand side of the road. Employee #1 was killed and sustained atllanto-occipital dissociation, fracture o f C5 vertebrae with marked soft tissue hemorrhage, subarachnoid hemorrhage, mult iple fractured ribs, fractured pelvis and various lacerations and contusions.
Keywords: contusion, crushed, fracture, golf cart, hemorrhage, highway, highway shoulder, laceration, motor vehicle, pelvis, rib, run over, struck by, vertebra
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1080299.015 22 M Fatality Construction Laborer FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Paving
FatCause:

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