2009-05-20 Landings

Date of Incident / Close Call: 
Company Name: 
Furey Contracting
Details of Incident / Close Call: 

There is possible exploding ash due to hot spots on landing caused by a fire. There are sink holes and dense smoke.

Hazards are to the ground and personnel equipment and could cause extreme fire condition.


Learnings and Suggestions: 

Stay within seeing distance of the hoe operator ensure that you make eye contact if you move. Stay up wind of smoke. Ensure that the hose stream is directed at the smoke so that the operator can see.


For more information on this submitted alert: 

Furey Contracting
Box 4039
Golden, BC
V0A 1H0


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