Close Call/Serious Incident

Location: 
Dog Creek FSR, Fort St. James
Date of Incident / Close Call: 
2007-09-10
Company Name: 
Kim Forest Management
Details of Incident / Close Call: 

Employee was driving down the FSR and came upon a rough section of road with a berm down the middle. Employee failed to keep the pickup on the edge of the road and ended up straddling the berm. As the pickup continued, it struck a large rock and displaced the driveshaft, rendering the vehicle immobile.

Learnings and Suggestions: 

Get out and check these rough sections of road, and if possible remove hazards or pick your routes carefully. Be sure to take time and drive slowly.

For more information on this submitted alert: 

Ryan Giesbrecht, Kim Forest Management @ 564-3808

File attachments
2007-09-10 Truck Hits Berm Rendering the Vechile Immobile.pdf
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