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Fatality #5 - July 14, 2017

Accident Classification: Electrical
Location: Celatom Plant, Oregon
Mine Type: Metal and Non-Metal
Controller: EP Management Corporation
Mined Material: Misc. Nonmetallic Mnls. NEC
Incident Date: July 14, 2017 - 8:25am
Time of Death: July 14, 2017 - 9:39am

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:

Ron Jacobsen , Lead Accident Investigator
Phone: 208.334.1835

Preliminary Report

The victim was moving agricultural irrigation pipe by hand and was electrocuted when the pipe came in contact with high voltage transmission lines overhead.

Fatalgram

METAL/NONMETAL MINE FATALITY – On July 14, 2017, a part time mine employee was moving irrigation pipe by hand and was electrocuted when the pipe came in contact with high voltage transmission lines overhead.