2009-01-19 Driver Rolls On Soft Shoulder

Date of Incident / Close Call: 
2009-01-19
Company Name: 
Island Timberland
Details of Incident / Close Call: 

A Light vehicle and loaded log truck met on Cameron Main. Log truck driver rolled truck onto side after steering over on a soft edge of the road. Light vehicle did not give loaded log truck the right of way. Log truck driver drove truck out on slippery, leaning edge of the road.

 

Learnings and Suggestions: 

 All light vehicles reminded to give log trucks, lowbeds etc. the right of way. Truck drivers must drive to road conditions and be prepared to stop if necessary.

 

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