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Accident: 101682.015 - Employee Using Outhouse Is Injured In Collapse

Accident: 101682.015 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 10/03/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1269027.01510/10/2017Smi Architectural Millwork, Inc

At 12:30 p.m. on October 3, 2017, Employee #1, a supervisor employed by a carpen try company, was on the site of a multifamily building construction project. He was using the portable outhouse when a forklift driven by another company's emp loyee struck scaffolding. The scaffolding collapsed onto the outhouse, and the outhouse collapsed. Employee #1 sustained contusions to his back and knee. He did not require hospitalization. The subsequent investigation determined that t he supervisor was a bystander and not directly involved in the site work activit y.

Keywords: aerial lift, building, collision, contusion, driver, falling object, residential construction, scaffold, scaffold collapse, struck by
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling New project or new addition   4 51

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1269027.015 50 M Non Hospitalized injury Cabinet makers and bench carpenters FallDist:
Cause: Interior carpentry

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