Michigan Aggregates Association

MSHA Serious Accident Alert: Surface – Cement

A miner had just finished welding on the plant’s crusher and decided to jump from
the next to the last step of a fixed ladder to reach the ground. When the victim hit the ground, he fell backwards and was impaled by a pry bar that was left standing upright on the ground. The victim suffered severe injuries as a result of this accident.

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