The risks involved with operating an excavator have been highlighted by an incident on a construction site in Queensland recently.
A worker has been hospitalised after being crushed by an excavator at a construction site in south east Queensland.
The man, believed to be in his 40s, was injured when the excavator he was operating rolled over him at a property in Currumbin Waters.
The worker sustained serious abdominal and pelvic injuries and was stabilised on the scene before being taken to Gold Coast University Hospital.
The man remains in a stable condition. See more at http://content.safetyculture.com.au/news/index.php/04/man-hospital-excavator-incident/#.WudAHJclE1k