Accident Report Detail
Accident: 144716.015 - Employee Is Killed When Struck By Falling Emergency Exit Sta
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1584843.015||03/15/2022||Maldonado Welding Contractors, Llc|
At 3:20 p.m. on March 15, 2022, Employee #1, a welder, was removing a metal eme rgency exit staircase that was installed on a three-story building. After the t op section was removed and taken away by forklift, Employee #1 removed the wall bolts, which were securing the platform of the second section to be removed. The section was supported by two steel columns, which broke at their bases due to h eavy corrosion. The staircase section collapsed and stuck Employee # 1, killing him.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Multi-family dwelling||Alteration or rehabilitation||3||X|
|1||1584843.015||31||M||Fatality||Welders and cutters||FallDist: