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SAFETY ALERT - Dump Truck Trays Hit Overhead Structures

• The truck drivers were familiar with the trucks and the site. • The trucks had been driven with the trays up for at least 100 metres. • Visibility was good. • In the first incident the tray became wedged against the roof of the underpass as a result of the impact.

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Dump truck on display as public art in - Equipment World

Jun 14, 2019 · The red dump truck on display in downtown Boston is a tribute to community construction workers that have helped build bridges and park systems in Boston.

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MSHA - Metal and Nonmetal Mine Fatal Accident

A fatal accident occurred at this operation on October 31, 2000, when a contractor truck driver was crushed under the cab of his truck. The truck driver was attempting to level his load by raising the bed when the truck and trailer overturned.

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Safe Work Procedure - Dump Truck

4. If truck may roll or slip on ice/mud shut off truck put truck in lowest gear or in reverse and place wheel chocks. 5. Shut off engine. 6. Exit truck wearing hi-vis vest and hardhat. 7. If dump truck box raised –secure from inadvertent descent using brace. 8. Put out safety triangles if on runningsurface of road. 9.

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eTool : Construction - Struck-By | Occupational Safety and

Contractor Crushed Against the Cab of a Dump Truck by the Dump Body: 08NY021: Day Laborer at Boat Dock Drowns After Falling into River: 08NY011: Crane Boom Collapse Kills Man During Disassembling: 07NY137: Equipment Operator Killed by a Lock Ring Propelled from a Multi-Piece Rim Wheel: 07NY107

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FATALITY ASSESSMENT AND CONTROL EVALUATION Contractor

A safety "over travel" cable attached between the frame and the dump box of a dump truck caught on a protruding nut of an airbrake cylinder. This prevented the dump box from being fully raised. The driver, apparently assuming that releasing the cable would allow the dump box to continue upward, reached over the frame and disengaged the cable with his right hand.

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Investigations of Work-Related Fatalities

In July 2008, a self-employed construction contractor (the victim) sustained fatal injuries when he was crushed against the cab of a dump truck by the dump body at a residential construction site. At the time of the incident, the victim was using the dump truck to deliver soil to the site and then grading the soil with a backhoe.

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STATE OF NEW YORK DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

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17 Types of Heavy Equipment Commonly Used in Construction

Apr 08, 2020 · These dump trucks allow the driver to lay material in windrows without leaving the cab or stopping the truck. The main disadvantage is the difficulty in backing double and triple units. SIDE DUMP TRUCK. A side dump truck also known as an SDT consists of a 3-axle tractor pulling a 2-axle semi-trailer.

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OSHA Training Institute Construction Focus Four: Struck‐By

dump truck had a backup alarm that was functioning. The truck traveled approximately 770 feet in reverse. Option B: A 56-year-old truck driver was crushed when a crane tipped over and the crane's boom landed on the cab of the dump truck in which he was sitting. The crane had been lowering an empty 4-yard concrete bucket, while booming out. 5.

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Investigation Report Worker Fatally Injured When Crushed

Jun 29, 2012 · missing cab door safety switch that was removed sometime prior to June 29, 2012. Astro Trucking 1998 Peterbilt Dump Truck-Unit 7 (dump truck) On June 20, 2012, the dump truck was being operated by the truck driver to deliver sand and gravel to the UMR project, and to haul spoils material away from the project to a disposal site. (Figure 6).

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Used Contractor Crushed against the Cab of a Tipper Truck

In July 2008, a self-employed construction contractor (the victim) sustained fatal injuries when he was crushed against the cab of a dump truck by the dump body at a residential construction site. At the time of the incident, the victim was using the dump truck to deliver soil to the site and then grading the soil with a backhoe.

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TRUCKING FATALITY NARRATIVE

Mechanic Crushed When Rollaway Semi-Truck Hits Trailer. SUMMARY . A 47-year-old trailer mechanic was killed when a rollaway semi-truck hit and caused a container trailer that he was welding to move and crush him against a large steel bumper jack. The mechanic had worked for his employer for two months. The employer was a mobile commercial

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Investigation Report Worker Fatally Injured When Crushed

Jun 29, 2012 · missing cab door safety switch that was removed sometime prior to June 29, 2012. Astro Trucking 1998 Peterbilt Dump Truck-Unit 7 (dump truck) On June 20, 2012, the dump truck was being operated by the truck driver to deliver sand and gravel to the UMR project, and to haul spoils material away from the project to a disposal site. (Figure 6).

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Dumptruck Driver Crushed Under Dump Box

CDC - NIOSH Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation Nov 07 2018 · Contractor crushed against the cab of a dump truck by the dump body. 12/1/2009: 2007NY137: NY: Equipment operator killed by a lock ring propelled from a multi-piece rim wheel. 7/23/2009: 2007NY080: NY: Mechanic killed when aerial work platform collapses. 9/27/2008: 2008NY011: NY: Crane boom …

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TO: Director, National Institute for Occupational Safety

SUBJECT: Construction worker crushed between falling dump box and truck frame. SUMMARY During the fall of 1999, a 53-year-old construction worker was killed after he unloaded sand from a dump truck. He partially raised the box of his truck to dump out a portion of wet sand at a work location, then leaned under the box to manually trip the hydraulic

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Heavy equipment and truck-related deaths on excavation

Jan 01, 2006 · Heavy equipment such as bulldozers, backhoes, loaders, and trucks such as dump trucks are commonly used in excavation work. SIC code 1794 — Excavation Work — involves special trade contractors primarily involved in excavation work, digging foundations for buildings, and grading (except for highways, streets, and airport runways).

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How to Spec Dump Bodies for Light- & Medium-Duty Trucks

Mar 31, 2011 · Cab shield. Stretches over the top of the cab from the front bulkhead of the dump body, protecting the cab from damage. Cab shields come in a variety of sizes to cover one-fourth to half or even more of the cab. Tarp. Used to keep loose material (such as gravel and crushed rock) from flying out of the bed and onto the highway, causing damage to

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FATALITY ASSESSMENT AND CONTROL EVALUATION Contractor

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Heavy Drop Side Bodies | Dump Truck Bodies | Knapheide

The Knapheide Drop Side Contractor Body has been relied upon for years by contractors across the nation to handle heavy-duty jobs. These dump truck bodies have everything a contractor needs including drop sides with cheater boards for increased load capacity, a double-acting tailgate for both drop down and spreader applications, behind the cab trip lever for quick …

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