Accident Report Detail
Accident: 122794.015 - One Is Killed, One Is Injured When Concrete Trench Wall Coll
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1453051.015||12/17/2019||Rojo Green, Inc.|
At 2:59 p.m. on December 17, 2019, Employees #1 and #2, employed by a constructi on company, were working inside a 32-inch deep trench and using shovels to dig u nder a concrete foundation slab/wall at a residential structure. The concrete s lab, which measured 8 inch thick by 12 foot long by 24 foot wide, became dislodg ed from the surrounding soil and collapsed onto the two employees. Employee #1 was pinned between the concrete slab and the trench's opposite dirt wall. Emplo yee #2 was pinned face down between the concrete slab and the ground. Emergency services arrived, determined that Employee #2 had no pulse, and resuscitated hi m. Both the employees were transported to the hospital and admitted. Employee #1 was treated for multiple fractured ribs and other injuries. Employee #2 died at the hospital from crushing injuries on December 22, 2019.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Single family or duplex dwelling||New project or new addition||X|
|1||1453051.015||35||M||Hospitalized injury||Construction laborers||FallDist: