Worker’s road roller death a human error, according to inquest

Reported by Haydee | 14 Sep, 2012

Photo: SafetyCulture Library A coroner says the “inherently unsafe” procedure of operating road rollers caused the death of a worker in 2008 . He recommends that authorities consider a strategy to overcome the unsafe method of using it. According to a report by ABC News, the 50-year-old victim was crushed to death when he was …

NSW: Roller Accident Proves Fatal for a Worker

Reported by Admin | 25 May, 2010

A worker has been killed when he was crushed by a road roller at a property in Clifton Grove. According to Ambulance Service, the 45-year-old man died by the compactor near Orange in New South Wales central west around 11:00am (AEST) on Friday. Police said the man was working on the excavation site when the …