Accident Report Detail
Accident: 14529622 - Employee Dies After Fall From Platform
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|108776857||11/28/1994||4493||Arey'S Marina, Inc.|
Employee #1 wanted to hang a flag on a sign. He and a coworker placed a makeshift platform onto the forks of a forklift. Employee #1 climbed in and the coworker elevated him to about 8 to 10 ft. As he leaned out over the 36 in. high guardrails to hang the flag, both he and the unsecured platform fell to the ground. Employee #1 suffered a lacerated spleen and liver, among other injuries. He died 19 days later of septic complications.
|1||108776857||Fatality||Other||Occupation not reported|