Inspection: 101937035 - Dave Treimer Grain & Storage

Inspection Information - Office: Iowa
Nr: 101937035Report ID:0751910Open Date: 10/31/1986
Dave Treimer Grain & Storage
1308 4th Street
Durant, IA 52747
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 5153/Grain and Field Beans
Mailing: 608 5th Street, Durant, IA 52747
Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:PartialAdvanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:SafetyClose Conference:11/06/1986
Emphasis: N:GrainClose Case:11/06/1986
Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 1001759Event: 10/31/1986Employee Killed When Buried In Grain
A stave-constructed concrete grain silo ruptured and collapsed, causing 23,000 bushels of grain to spill and bury Employee #1. He died of asphyxia.
Keywords: silo, rupture, collapse, grain, buried, asphyxiated, flowing material, equipment failure
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 101937035 Fatality Asphyxia Laborers, except construction