Crane Accidents

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February, 1997 Archive

Coal Mine Fatality

02/6/97
Crane Accident West Virginia

Herndon, West Virginia Two independent contractor employees, a truck driver and crane operator, were dismantling the 50-foot boom of a crane as a part of preparing the crane for movement to a repair shop. The crane boom was lowered onto a single crib block. The truck driver, positioned underneath the Read More