Accident Report Detail
Accident: 104131.015 - Employee Fall 8 Feet Through Carport Roof And Is Killed
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1304010.015||03/20/2018||Berber Roofing Inc|
At 8:30 a.m. on March 20, 2018, Employee #1, a foreman, was working with his roo fing crew, tearing off an existing roof of an apartment complex. The crew was us ing hand tools (shovels, pitch fork, wheelbarrow, and steel pry bar) to tear off the roof. Employee #1 used an extension ladder to access the top of the carpor t. As Employee #1 walked across the carport roof, the roof material gave way ben eath him, and he fell eight feet to the concrete surface below. As Employee #1 f ell through the carport, he struck his head against the roof, and then on the co ncrete surface below. At the time of the event, Employee #1 was wearing a hard hat. Employee #1 was transported to a nearby medical center where he was treated ; however, died seven days later.
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