Bundaberg Crane Accident (Additional questions for Ron Barney (What time…
Bundaberg Crane Accident
Lines of enquiry
history of gambling?
Obtain driver's surname
Company operating procedures
Culture for following procedure
Crane driver's employment history
Drinking at work?
Any history of alcohol problems?
Additional evidence to collect
Phone log data
Fingerprints on rum can
Blood alcohol results
Work performance history
Radio - check what station tuned
Possibly gambling related
Medical report - injuries
Relevant qualifications for crane operation
Company operating manuals
PPE - hearing protection? Radio?
Additional questions for Ron Barney
What time did you start work?
Is that your usual start time?
What days do you usually work?
Does Ray work the same hours as you?
When are your break times?
How long are your usual breaks?
Did Ray take his usal breaks?
Did you see Ray drinking today?
If so, is that normal for him?
Do you socialise with Ray outside of work?
Have you noticed anything out of the ordinary with regards to Ray today/ recently?
Do you know what Ray was listening to on the radio?
Can you tell me about the betting tickets?
Can you tell me anything about the rum can?
Is it common to have a drink at work?
Do you have a drink at work?
Does Ray enjoy working here?
Was anyone supervising Ray?
You mentioned the jibs were too high, is that usual practice?
Did anyone else come or go from the scene other than the ambulance officers?
How long is a usual shift?
What did Ray say to you after the accident?
Additional people to question
Driver of the crane
Other workers on shift at the time
Company safety officer
Outside authority on crane operation