Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 14394308 - Employee Killed In 165 Ft Fall Into Hold Of Barge
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|101476661||11/28/1988||4499||0||Welcome Fleet & Barge Service, Inc.|
Abstract: Employee #1 was the lead man of a barge cleaning crew that had just finished cleaning a grain barge. He was standing on the hopper cover, pulling a 4 in. diameter by 20 ft long siphon hose out of the forward compartment through an open 5 by 7 ft grain door in the hopper cover. He apparently lost his balance and fell, head first, 165 ft to the bottom of the barge. Employee #1 sustained head and neck injuries, and was killed.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||101476661||Fatality||Fracture||Occupation not reported|