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Accident: 97240.015 - Employee Rigging Piles Becomes Dehydrated

Accident: 97240.015 -- Report ID: 0419700 -- Event Date: 07/10/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1247709.01507/18/2017Skanska Usa Civil Southeast, Inc.
At 2:00 p.m. on July 10, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a construction services company, was engaged in a bridge construction project. The employee was working on a barge and rigging a pile to be set in the water. Employee #1 began cramping and feeling ill. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital, admitted, and treated for dehydration.
Keywords: piling, installing, rigging, pile driver, heat, water, barge, construction
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Bridge New project or new addition $20,000,000 and over
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1247709.015 25 M Hospitalized injury Heat Exhaustion Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Pouring concrete for piers, and pylons
FatCause: Fire/explosion

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