Fatality #23 - July 10, 2013

Accident Classification: Machinery
Location: Troy Plant, Tennessee
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Mine Controller: John H Ford
Mined Material: Construction Sand and Gravel
Incident Date/Time: July 10, 2013 - 3:00pm

Public Notice

This posting serves to provide a public notice to employees of the mine, employees of the mining company(s), employees of independent contractors with any connection to the mine, persons with any connection to the mine, and any person with information regarding the cause or contributing factors of this accident. Please provide any information to: 

Jeffrey Phillips, Lead Accident Investigator
Phone: 205-290-7294

Preliminary Report

The victim was pushing material with a dozer when the machine veered to the right and traveled into a water filled pit.

Fatality Alert

METAL/NONMETAL MINE FATALITY – On July 10, 2013, a 68-year old dozer operator with 23 years of experience was killed at a sand and gravel mine. He was pushing material with a dozer when the machine veered to the right and traveled into a water filled pit.

Final Report

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