Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 130601.015 - Employee Falls Into Sewer System Pit And Drowns

Accident: 130601.015 -- Report ID: 0213600 -- Event Date: 10/22/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1499007.01510/22/2020Quackenbush Co., Inc.

At 11:00 a.m. on October 22, 2020, Employee #1 was working on a construction pro ject for an existing water/sewage treatment plant. As he moved a diamond plate cover, he lost his balance and fell into the sewage pit, a fall height of 15 fee t. Employee #1 drowned.

Keywords: construction, drown, fall, fall protection, lost balance, manhole cover, sewer, steel plate, water
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Sewer/water treatment plant Alteration or rehabilitation   15 X

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1499007.015 50 M Fatality Plumbers, Pipefitters, & Steamfitters FallDist:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.