Fatality #5 - February 19, 2009

Accident Classification: Machinery
Location: Cantera Carolina Pta #3, Puerto Rico
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Mine Controller: Ricardo Cardona; Victor S Maldonado
Mined Material: Crushed, Broken Limestone NEC
Incident Date/Time: February 9, 2009 - 10:37am

Fatality Alert

METAL/NONMETAL MINE FATALITY - On February 19, 2009, a 61 year-old laborer with 12 years of experience was injured at a sand and gravel operation when he was struck by a crane's falling boom. The crane was lifting a crusher and the victim was acting as a signalman when the accident occurred. He was hospitalized and died on April 12, 2009, as a result of his injuries. 

Final Report

MAI-2009- 05