Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14302889 - Employees Fall As Carpenter'S Bracket Scaffold Collapses
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
Abstract: At approximately 1:00 p.m. on November 21, 1994, Employees #1 and #3 were working on a carpenter's bracket scaffold placing shingles on a roof edge. Employee #2, while waiting for another individual to arrive, went out through a window opening to assist Employees #1 and #3. Employees #1, #2 and #3 were standing within 6 feet of each other when a bracket on the scaffold gave way, and they fell 14 feet to the ground. Employee #1 suffered compression fractures to two vertebrae. Employee #2 suffered compression fractures to the 7th and 12th thoracic vertebrae and a shattered left ankle. Employee #3 suffered bruises and contusions.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||124426297||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Supervisors; carpenters and related workers|
|3||124426297||Non Hospitalized injury||Bruise/Contus/Abras||Carpenters|