Accident Report Detail
Accident: 120384.015 - Employee Falls Into Pit Under Press And Sustains Numerous In
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1424414.015||08/19/2019||Silgan Containers Mfg Corp|
At 4:45 p.m. on August 8, 2019, an employee was cleaning the pit under press AL- 4 to remove waste cans. The employee climbed out of the pit and stepped onto a p latform over the pit to remove more waste cans. The employee lost her footing an d fell off the platform 88 inches into the pit. There was no guardrail on the pl atform or any other form of fall protection. The employee was hospitalized to tr eat fractured vertebrae and ribs, as well as a brain bleed.
|1||1424414.015||51||F||Hospitalized injury||Machine operators, not specified|