The Risk Management Tool Box Blog

Fatal Crash on US Highway 2 near Stanley in ND

Graham Marshall - Saturday, June 22, 2013

A crash and subsequent fire involving two semi-trucks and three pickup-trucks occurred today on  U.S. Highway 2 between Stanley and Palermo.

The crash occurred in thick fog at about 635am with at least one vehicle colliding broadside into a tanker carrying oil.

One tanker was from MIB and one pick-up truck belonged to Triangle Electrical.

The fire was burning for several hours and multiple fatalities are expected.

Employees from Risk Tool Box were driving on Highway 2 at the time of the crash and report that a number of vehicles were speeding at excessive speed.  All of our employees are accounted for.

Dr Graham Marshall from the Risk Tool Box said "the fog was pretty thick and it was only safe to be doing 50mph.  Some cars were travelling much quicker as they overtook me".

 This accident serves as a reminder to just slow down when driving in North Dakota.

JSA Manual
Post has no comments.
Post a Comment

Captcha Image

Trackback Link
Post has no trackbacks.

Recent Posts


Workplace bullying Total Hot work Procedures one per center Mining Working with explosives LOTO SPE HSE Innovation Award Hierarchy of Safety Control Contract Risk Management Oil Spill Response Salute to Our Hero's Safety "one per-center's" Working at height Hydraulic Fracturing ("fracking") Customer Testimonial Safety Management Program MSDS Farm safety Safety Alert BHP Billiton Management of Change WorkSafe WA Santos APPEA TK Shipping Supervision Nanotechnology HSE Leadership Water Corporation WA Resources Safety Ladder Safety Safety Information Posters NORM Hazardous Substances Safety PowerPoint Presentation Behaviour-based Safety (BBS) Unconventional Gas Radiation Sources Kinetic Energy BP Hess Risk Tool Box Hazard Spotting Thank God it's Friday WMC Resources Unconventional Oil Marine Safety Hazard Awareness NOPSEMA Aviation Safety Office Safety Excavations Walking Social Responsibility Fatigue Management Safety Conference Safety Culture Survey OHS Law Australian OSH Codes of Practice Pollution prevention Safety Moment Unconventional Hydrocarbons ALARP NOPSA Occupational Overuse Syndrome Driving Safety Bio-hazards Fire Prevention Road Transport Risk Management Woodside Safety Video Electrical hazards Rail Safety Manual handling Manufacturing Slips, trips and falls OSHA Emergency Response Chevron Incident Investigation Drilling Newfield Raspberry Ketones Scam Job Safety Analysis Natural Hazard Call Centers Railway Safety Best bars in the oil patch Crane lifts Hospital Safety UK HSE CSB Rosedale Abbey Risk Assessment Toolbox talk Health Safety Awards IFAP ENI Australia Global Harmonized System Coal Seam Gas Construction Safety Energy Model of Hazards Catostrophic Disaster Psycho-social Hazards Safe Operating Procedure (SOP) Isolation Control Situational Awareness Process Hazard Management Work in Confined Spaces Sakhalin Energy Safe at Home Nautronix US OSHA Kellogg Joint Venture PPE Save our Seafarers Campaign Shell


Blog / Terms of Use / Site Map / Disclaimer / Risk Management Tool Box 2009. All rights reserved. Web design by Luminosity. E-Commerce by JStores.