Accident Report Detail
Accident: 131163.015 - Employee Is Killed When Crushed By Falling Bundle Of Stainle
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1502847.015||12/16/2020||New Storage World Wide|
At 7:20 a.m. on November 17, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a steel erection com pany, was working at a multi-employer construction project, a new storage facili ty. He was helping load a bundle of stainless steel decking intended for a hall way. The load of decking was being lifted by forklift onto steel beams. As Em ployee #1 stood near and held onto a beam, the load of decking on the forklift s tarted to shift and slide off the forks. Employee #1 moved toward the forklift. The falling load struck Employee #1 in the head and pinned him to the ground. Employee #1 sustained blunt force traumatic crushing injuries and was killed.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Commercial building||Alteration or rehabilitation||1||X|
Cause: Installation Of Decking-Hoisting Bundles