Accident Report Detail
Accident: 114850.015 - Employee Is Injured When Rigging Fails And Structure Falls
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1388682.015||03/27/2019||Sgs Industrial Services Inc.|
At 4:00 p.m. on March 5, 2019, Employee #1 and a coworker were using a sling rig ging to hoist a 1,500 kilogram pre-assembled steel beam support structure. The sling had not been examined by a competent person prior to use. The sling snapp ed, and one side of the structure fell to the ground, striking the employees. E mergency services transported Employee #1 to the hospital, where he was admitted for treatment of a concussion, three fractured ribs, a bruised right lung, and a fractured right foot.