Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 170236533 - Employee Killed When Thrown From Manlift Basket
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|111352407||10/26/1990||1731||0||Farmers Electric Inc|
Abstract: Employee #1 was approximately 45 ft high in a manlift while wiring a street light. The manlift was a maintenance platform manufactured by Firestone Rubber Company, Model #6T6X6XM280. The front outriggers were attached to the truck with a 3/8 in. plate measuring 12 1/2 by 4 in. The plate was secured with three grade #5 1/2 in. bolts. One bolt was missing on the driver side. The outrigger collapsed, causing the employee to be thrown from the basket. He was not secured by a safety belt and fell approximately 35 ft to the ground. Employee #1 died of head injuries.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||111352407||Fatality||Other||Occupation not reported|