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Accident: 998963 - Construction Employee Killed When Compactor Rolled Over

Accident: 998963 -- Report ID: 0552700 -- Event Date: 08/17/1987
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10455835808/17/19871794Enebak Const. Co.
AT APPROXIMATELY 8:15 AM ON AUGUST 17, 1987, EMPLOYEE #1 WAS OPERATING A SHEEP'S FOOT COMPACTOR ON A 5 FOOT EXCAVATION LIFT. HE INADVERTENTLY BACKED THE MACHINE OVER THE EDGE OF THE LIFT. THE COMPACTOR TOPPLED ONTO ITS SIDE, THROWING EMPLOYEE #1 FROM THE OPERATOR'S POSITION. THE COMPACTOR FELL ONTO THE EMPLOYEE, INFLICTING FATAL MULTIPLE INTERNAL INJURIES.
Keywords: vehicle, roll-over, rops, construction, crushed, backing up, inattention
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 104558358 Fatality Other Grader, dozer and scraper operators

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