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Dangerous incident: loader rolled

Dangerous incident: loader rolled

A multi-terrain skid-steer loader rolled onto its side.  The machine had crested a windrow and turned. Recommendations to industry: Stand-off distances..

Dangerous incident report

Dangerous incident report

Dangerous incident | SinNot 2018/00958 Summary: A haul truck was parked up and shutdown due to rain. The operator remained in the cab. After..

Dangerous incident report

Dangerous incident report

Dangerous incident | SinNot 2018/00982 Summary: A large, steel component fell from a truck while being secured. The truck driver was on the opposite..

Serious injury report

Serious injury report

Serious injury | SinNot 2018/00993 Summary: A rubber-tyred dozer was damaged when a rock fell from a highwall. The dozer was working underneath the..

Dangerous incident report

Dangerous incident report

Dangerous incident | SinNot 2018/00994 Summary: A dozer was damaged when it reversed into an excavator bucket. The dozer was ripping the floor for..