MSHA - March 1, 2023 Fatality - Fatality Alert
"On March 1, 2023, a miner died when the bulldozer he was operating went over an embankment, ejecting him from the operator's cab.
Operators should train miners to:
Wear a seat belt while operating mobile equipment.
Examine ground conditions before beginning work in an area and as ground conditions warrant during the work shift.
Operate equipment safely, and to identify and report hazards.
Be aware of their position relative to edges of roadways and benches..."