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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1483065.015 - 62877 - Aspen Builders Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Kentucky

Nr: 1483065.015Report ID: 0452110Open Date: 07/10/2020

62877 - Aspen Builders Inc
North Copland Rdnull
Wolverine, KY 41339
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 3715/Truck Trailers
NAICS: 561730/Landscaping Services
Mailing: 2400 Ritter Drnull, Glade Springs, WV 25832

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:11/12/2020
Close Case:12/29/2020

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident1623462    
Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 127706.015Event: 07/09/2020Employee Is Killed In Dump Truck Incident
On July 9, 2020, Employee #1 and coworkers, employed by a construction company, were working at a construction project. Employee #1 was operating a Terex dump truck and hauling riprap rock to a riprap rock disposal ditch when his truck dro ve over a dirt mound in the disposal area and was no longer visible to other wor kers. When the truck was later found by coworkers, it had traveled approximatel y 100 feet past the dirt mound and into a valley below. Employee #1 was found a pproximately 50 feet away from the dirt mound, apparently ejected from the truck as the vehicle moved down into the valley. Emergency services were called and determined that Employee #1's neck had been broken. The county coroner declared Employee #1 dead at the work site.
Keywords: construction, construction vehicle, descending, dump truck, ejected, equipment operator, fracture, landscaper, material handling, neck, powered industrial vehicle, rock, truck driver
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1483065.015 Fatality Occupation not reported

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