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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 544722.015 - M. G. Dyess Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Jackson

Nr: 544722.015Report ID: 0419400Open Date: 06/14/2012

M. G. Dyess Inc.
Gaines White Road
De Kalb, MS 39328
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC:
NAICS: 237120/Oil and Gas Pipeline and Related Structures Construction
Mailing: P. O. Box 520, Bassfield, MS 39421

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Ownership:Private
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:06/21/2012
Close Case:09/21/2012

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
 Accident393898    
Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 23435.015Event: 06/14/2012Employee Is Crushed And Killed When The Steel Pipes Crushed
At approximately 2:15 p.m. on June 14, 2012, an employee was traveling down a steep hill hauling a load of 14 steel pipes (16-in. diameter, 60-ft long, and each weighing 3700 lbs). The employee suddenly slammed on brakes causing four of the six straps securing the load to break and the load to shift forward crushing the cab of the truck. The employee was crushed and killed.
Keywords: asphyxiated, brake, steel tube, tractor--truck, unsecured, truck driver
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 544722.015 Fatality Asphyxia Truck Driver: Heavy/Tractor-Trailer

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