Accident Report Detail
Accident: 116338.015 - Employee Falls During Framing, Injures Head And Breaks Colla
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1372161.015||01/17/2019||Advanced Construction Southwest|
At 12:45 p.m. on November 16, 2018, Employee #1 and coworkers, employed by a con struction company, were engaged in framing operations for a new residential stru cture, a multiemployer project. Employee #1 was setting beams working from the top plate of the first floor walls, while nearby coworkers were using a piece of Oriented Strand Board (OSB) to move materials onto the first floor walls for th e floor sheathing. As Employee #1 moved to exit the work area, he attempted to use the OSB as a runway to cross the corridor. The OSB collapsed, and Employee #1 fell, a fall height of approximately 9 feet. He struck his head against the wood framed wall during the fall. Emergency services transported Employee #1 t o the hospital, where he was treated for a head concussion and a fractured clavi cle/collarbone.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Multi-family dwelling||New project or new addition||1|
Cause: Exterior carpentry