Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 946517 - Employee Struck By Crane Boom Is Killed

Accident: 946517 -- Report ID: 0453710 -- Event Date: 08/23/1989
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1528229608/24/19891622Cianbro/Williams Brothers, A Joint Venture
Employee #1 operating a truck crane was struck about the head by the crane boom which had separated from the pedestal weldment after the connecting fasteners sheared and was killed. The conclusion was that several of the fasteners had become loose creating unusual stress and fatigue on the other fasteners. There was no evidence that either the operator or management knew of the condition of the fasteners.
Keywords: head, crane boom, truck crane, crane
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 15282296 Fatality Other Crane and tower 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.