Home › Forums › Coking › Operations › Coke Product, Feedstock, Storage, Handling › Handling and Storage › Safe procedures while using bulldozers and front end loaders in the cokepit. This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by Paul R Orlowski 6 years, 9 months ago. Author Posts September 8, 2015 at 8:05 pm #18604 Paul R OrlowskiKeymaster A coke handler operating a bulldozer died at Total Port Arthur on September 5, 2015. A crane normally used to remove coke was out of service. The worker was burned and drowned in the coke pit full of scalding water while operating a bulldozer. The news story is at http://www.beaumontenterprise.com/news/article/Dozer-operator-dies-in-coke-pit-accident-at-Total-6487393.php What kind of accidents or near misses have you experienced on the coke pad? What kind of precautions do you take when using a front end loader or bulldozer? Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.