Haul Truck Fatality
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
ACCIDENT / INCIDENT DETAILS
On November 3, 2018, a 44-year old shift supervisor with 3 years of experience was killed when a loaded Caterpillar 785B haul truck ran over her pickup truck at the crusher site.
The US Mines Health and Safety Administration has issued an initial safety alert which can be found at https://www.msha.gov/data-reports/fatality-reports/2018/fatality-15-november-3-2018/fatality-alert
ACCIDENT / INCIDENT IMAGES
LEARNING POINTS / ACTIONS TAKEN
Operators should take the opportunity to review their systems/procedures and ensure that they remain effective.
Safequarry resources include:
- Presentation - Learning from Pennyvennie: http://www.safequarry.com/pdf/LearningPointsformPennyvenieDoubleFatality.pdf
- Coalpro Traffic Management Document attached (click on additional pdf): http://www.safequarry.com/BestPracticeView.aspx?kBestPractice=887&fkActivity=32&fkLocation=21
- Safer by Design - Plant Standards: http://www.safequarry.com/safer_by_design/dumptrucks_rigid.html
LEARNING POINTS / ACTIONS IMAGES
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