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Inspection Detail

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202252110 Event: 02/18/2011Employee Is Injured When Equipment Rolls Over
At approximately 11:30 a.m. on February 18, 2011, Employee #1 (Side boom operator), working for Precision Pipeline, LLC., was driving his piece of equipment over a small hill and the Side boom started to drift to the left side (north) of the ROW (Right of Way). Employee # 1 turned the Side boom directly into the steep embankment after realizing that the boom was increasing in speed. The Side boom traveled approximately 200 yards before coming to a stop and rolled over onto the counter weight side of the equipment. Employee #1 was trapped between the boom and the tracks on the Side boom. Employee #1 suffered unspecified injuries.
Keywords: embankment, crane boom, roll-over, crane operator
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 315175687 Hospitalized injury Other Occupation not reported

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