Accident Report Detail
Accident: 18182477 - Employee Killed In Fall With Roof Roller Scaffold
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|18182477||02/03/1999||7349||Columbus Window Cleaning Company|
Employee #1 attached his harness to the work line of a roof roller scaffold that had not yet been properly anchored. He fell 40 ft to the ground, pulling the roof roller with him. Employee #1 was killed. A coworker was setting up the roof roller, but his back was turned and he did not know why or how Employee #1 went over the edge. The counterweights, boatswain's chair, safety lanyard with rope grab, and window washing equipment were still on the roof when Employee #1 went over the side.
|1||18182477||Fatality||Fracture||Occupation not reported|