Dump Truck Incidents
Dump trucks can cause dangerous caught-in, crushed-by, tip-over, back over, and electrocution hazards for construction workers on the job site. All heavy equipment poses serious, and even potentially fatal, risks to equipment operators and other workers on foot. Review the details of the following four dump truck fatality incidents along with the recommended safety guidance to understand why these tragic construction worker deaths were preventable.
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Dump Truck Incidents, Construction
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Resources & References
Preventing Struck-by and Vehicle Backover Incidents Video by OSHA
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Weeklysafety.com exclusive safety meeting topic for construction workers that reviews dump truck fatality incidents along with safety guidance to prevent similar incidents in the future.