Accident Report Detail
Accident: 140639.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Ladder
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1558648.015||10/15/2021||Energy Solutions And Services, Inc.|
At 9:30 a.m. on September 27, 2021, an employee, a journeyman electrician, was w orking at a client's site helping a coworker put an electrical sign back in its frame. The employee was guiding the sign up while the coworker was positioning i t in the body of the plastic. Then employee was putting screws in the bottom ret ainer using a Dewalt 20V Max Brushless Compact 1/4-Inch Impact Driver while he w as on the fourth step of an A-frame Werner ladder when he fell to the concrete f loor. The ladder was stable on the ground and the ground was dry. The employee s uffered severe brain damage due to a brain bleed and died.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Commercial building||Maintenance or repair||10||X|
|1||1558648.015||58||M||Fatality||Electricians' apprentices||FallDist: 4
Cause: Fencing, installing lights, signs, etc.