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Gap Filler Report

Gap Filler Report

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Memorandum
D
NewYorkCityTransit
Date
January21,2011
To
From
~;~~ianco,SeniorVicePresident,DepartmentofSubways~~~ePresident,OfficeofSystemSafetyMechanicalGapFillerInCident,
14th
Street
1
UnionSquare
-12/10110
Re
TheOfficeofSystemSafetyconductedaninvestigationregardingacustomerinjurythatoccurredonDecember10,2010at14thStreetUnionSquareinvolvingoneofthestation'smechanicalgapfillers..PleasereviewtheattachedreportandprovidearesponsetotherecommendationsbyFebruary4,2011..cc:J.WincekM.DettoreAttachment:Report
58-98-600012197
 
MechanicalGapFillerIncident
14th
Street/UnionSquareDecember10,2010FINALREPORTJanuary21,2011
 
SYNOPSIS
OntheeveningofDecember10,2010,atapproximately2155hours,Mr.MichaelDion,a41yearoldmalecustomer,fellbetweengapfillerX3andasouthboundexpressNumber"4"TrainoperatingonTrack2at14thStreetUnion/SquareStation.Mr.Dionfellintothegapwhilethetrainwasberthedatthe'stationplatform.Asthemechanicalgapfillerextended,Mr.Dion'sabdomenbecamewedgedbetweenthegapfillerandthethirdcarofthetrain.ThetraincrewwasinitiallyunawarethatMr.Dionwastrapped.AnMTAcontractorwhowasworkingatthestationatthetimeoftheincidentwasabletobleedairfromthetankthatfedthegapfiller,allowingemergencypersonneltofreeMr.Dian.Oncefreed,Mr.DionwasremovedbyEmergencyMedicalServicestoBellevueHospital.
ass
hasdeterminedthatMr.Dionwasstaggeringabouttheplatformandfellintothegapafterthetrainwasfullyberthedinthestation,AfterMr.Dionfellintothegapthegapfillerextendedas'designed(toclosethegap)causingMr.Diontobecomecaughtbetweenthegapfillerandthecarbody.
.INVESTIGATIONOccurrence:
OnDecember10,2010,atapproximately2155hours,the2119Number"4"Train(consist:1126-1127-1128-1129-1130-7075-7074-7073-7072-7071)fromWoodlawnAvenuetoUticaAvenue-madeastationstopat14thStreetlUnionSquareonthesouthboundexpresstrack(Track2).AccordingtotheDepartmentofSubways(DOS)TrainIncidentReport,at·2156hourstheTrainOperator
(T/O),
J.Carter,reportedtotheRailControlCenter(ReC)
thatthere
wasareportofacustomerinjuryonhertrainandConductor
(C/R)
C.Cumberbatchwasinvestigating.
TIO
Carterreportedthatshewaspositionedatthepropercarstopmarker:andthathertrainwasfullyinthestation.
CIR
Cumberbatchhadbeenalertedbyothercustomersthattheinjuredcustomer,Mr.MichaelDion,wastrappedbyagapfiller.At2159hours,
C/R
CumberbatchreportedtotheRCC.thatMr.DionhadfallenbetweenthetrainandtheplatformgapfilleratCar#1128(3
rd
car).
CIR
CumberbatchrequestedEmergencyMedicalServices(EMS).TheRCCthennotifiedtheDivisionofCarEquipment,DivisionofStationOperations,MaintenanceofWayandtheNYCPoliceDepartment.EmergencypersonnelwhorespondedtothescenetofreeMr.Dionwereinitiallyunabletodisablethegapfiller.AnMTAcontractor,1.Setter,whowasworkingatthestationatthetimeofincident,wasabletobleedairfromthetankthatfedthegapfilleratapproximately2206hours.ThisallowedemergencypersonneltofreeMr.Dian.PowerwasremovedfromTrack2at2211hoursandatthecrewcompliedwiththeRCC'sinstructionstosecurethetrainbyplacingthetrain'sbrakesintoemergencyatbothoftheiroperatingpositions.

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