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Downed lines knocks out internet in Citrus Heights

May 25, 2021 · The pole belongs to Hordesky was on his break at Luxury Fades off Antelope Drive when he said he saw a semi-truck driver hauling heavy equipment. The downed lines knocked out any lines of

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Fluky dump truck mishap snags wires, knocks out power

Jul 20, 2019 · Dump Truck Snags Power Lines In Maine Township, Knocks Out Power To Nearly 2,000 By Tom Robb | on July 19, 2019 ComEd crews work to install two new utility poles and restore power after a dump

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Crash knocks out power to thousands in Northeast Philadelphia

Crash knocks out power to thousands in Northeast Philadelphia Police say the impact of the collision sent the vehicles into a utility pole. Live wires then set the vehicles on fire

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Winter Storm Landon Brought Widespread Travel Delays

Feb 04, 2022 · Truck Driver Dies in Icy Oklahoma Crash . Ice Knocks Out Power in Hudson Valley. Photos posted to social media from Ulster County showed trees covered and limbs and wires down. About

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Dump truck knocks down 15 utility poles - CDLLife

Dec 03, 2021 · One small mistake in a dump truck caused massive power outage. Geo resource failed to load. REVERE, Mass. — Almost all of the power has been restored around Squire Road in Revere after a dump truck accident. "Someone is having a bad night," said Billy Chebook of New Hampshire who had to check in to a pitch-black hotel because of the dump

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Overnight storm downs power lines near Fremont, trees

Jun 24, 2021 · The Fremont area was hit hard by Wednesday night's storms, which knocked out power to 2,500-3,000 homes. Power poles at one of the transmission areas on Luther Road blocked the street, closing it.

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Excavator topples off trailer on Route 70, lands on SUV

Dec 09, 2021 · The crashes, which caused power outages, began shortly after 5 p.m. as the dump truck, towing a Caterpillar 314 excavator, was headed west …

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Toolbox Talk: Overhead Power Line Safety - Missouri

power lines. • When equipment is being operated near overhead power lines, employees standing on the ground should not come in contact with the equipment unless the equipment is shorter than the height of the power lines. • Never touch an overhead line if it has fallen or been knocked down. • Never assume power lines are not active.

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Dump truck takes down 15 utility poles with power lines in

The broken utility pole knocked out power to more than 2,300 homes and businesses late Sunday night. Dump Truck Snags Wires, Snaps Pole On Route 547 …

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18-wheeler flips, takes down highway sign, power lines on

Mar 30, 2021 · 18-wheeler flips, takes down highway sign, power lines on I-35 on San Antonio's Northeast Side The collision also took out a CPS Energy pole, …

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Electrical - Hazard Recognition | Occupational Safety and

Raised dump truck beds; The driver stopped the truck under the power line, and the victim, not realizing that the truck had moved, swung the boom to position the bucket behind the truck. When he grasped the handle of the bucket to pull it down, the crane cable came into contact with the overhead line. The router's 3-wire power cord was

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Cargo Securement Rules | FMCSA

On September 27, 2002, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) published new cargo securement rules. Motor carriers operating in interstate commerce must comply with the new requirements beginning January 1, 2004. The new rules are based on the North American Cargo Securement Standard Model Regulations, reflecting the results of a multi-year research …

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Downed lines knocks out internet in Citrus Heights

May 25, 2021 · The pole belongs to Hordesky was on his break at Luxury Fades off Antelope Drive when he said he saw a semi-truck driver hauling heavy equipment. The downed lines knocked out any lines of

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Dump Truck and Trailer Safety – Ag Safety and Health

May 17, 2019 · Contact typically occurs when a truck pulls away while the dump bed is still raised. Examples of why a driver would not put the dump down include the his or her forgetting or being impatient and pulling away before the dump bed is completely down, catching the dump bed on a …

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Phone lines | TruckersReport.com Trucking Forum | #1

Jul 28, 2016 · Didn't knock any down but there was definetely contact and maybe a stretched wire or two. Another time I was driving a front load trash truck. Couldn't get backed up an icy driveway so I put the packer blade all the way back and put the arms back to move some weight to the drives. But I didn't see the forks still sticking straight up in the air.

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Ramapo: Truck driver faces DWI after crash knocks out

Aug 07, 2017 · RAMAPO - A Spring Valley man is accused of driving drunk when his box truck rolled over and barreled into a utility pole on Sunday, knocking out power to hundreds of homes for several hours.

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Construction Accidents - SAFTENG

May 02, 2019 · GAFFNEY, S.C. - A dump truck driver who struck and killed a worker at a road construction site will not be charged, the Highway Patrol says. Buford Phillips, 57, was backing up a state-owned dump truck hauling 8 tons of asphalt Monday morning when he hit 46-year-old David Allen Stapleton, a flag man for the state Transportation Department.

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Oregon Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (ORFACE

A 40-year-old truck driver was driving a commercial dump truck along a remote section of state highway. For reasons unknown, the vehicle left the roadway, crashed through a guardrail, went over a cliff with an approximate 20-foot drop-off, and landed on its side. The road had a slight downhill grade and was dry and free of obstructions.

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Near Misses & Close Calls - The power is in our hands

May 07, 2020 · The truck started to slide back down the slope firmly coming to a stop in a ditch about 4 inches away from a power pole and the home owner's fence. The climber should have gotten out of the truck to spot for the driver. While preparing to move the south wires, the pole top split. Temporary spreader arm flipped with the north side

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Truck Towing Excavator Takes Out Poles in Brick, Then

Dec 09, 2021 · Two major accidents involving the same vehicle, towing the same excavator on a trailer, played out in two towns over the course of hours Wednesday night and, amazingly, resulted in no injuries. The first incident took place in Brick at 5:08 p.m. and snarled traffic for hours, with Route 70 only reopening fully Thursday morning.

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