Fatality #4 - April 7, 2009

Accident Classification: Electrical
Location: North Des Moines Plant, Iowa
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Mine Controller: CRH PLC
Mined Material: Construction Sand and Gravel
Incident Date/Time: April 7, 2009 - 3:53pm

Fatality Alert

METAL/NONMETAL MINE FATALITY - On April 7, 2009, a 36 - year old supervisor with 15 years of experience was fatally injured at a sand and gravel dredging operation. The victim was attempting to connect the 4160 volt cable for the dredge to load side terminals in the electrical panel when he came into contact with energized 4160 volt line side terminals. 

Final Report

MAI-2009- 04