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Inspection: 2089704 - Office Building
Inspection Information - Office: Birmingham
Report ID: 0418300
Open Date: 11/12/1985
Industrial Dr. Oxmoor Ind. Park Birmingham, AL 35209
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1542/General Contractors-Nonresidential Buildings, Other than Industrial Buildings and Warehouses
Mailing: Industrial Dr. Oxmoor Ind. Park, Birmingham, AL 35209
No Insp/Process Inactive
Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14348916
Crushed Under Overturned Tractor
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS IN THE PROCESS OF BUSH HOGGING AN ALREADY ESTABLISHED NATURAL GAS UTILITY LINE RIGHT-OF-WAY NORTHWEST OF PHEONIX CITY, ALABAMA. THE TERRAIN WAS ROLLING AND SLOPING. THE EMPLOYEE WAS DRIVING A BELARUS MODEL 820 AGRICULTURAL TRACTOR, WITH A BUSH HOG ATTACHED. NO ROLL-OVER PROTECTIVE STRUCTURE (ROPS) WAS PROVIDED. THE TRACTOR ROLLED OVER, PINNING THE EMPLOYEE UNDERNEATH. HE DIED ON SITE OF MULTIPLE BODY INJURIES.
roll-over, rops, construction, steep grade, tractor, bush hog
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