Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 200556561 - Barge Worker Is Found Unconscious, Later Dies
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|314771767||06/21/2011||3731||488390||Intercoastal Repair Service, Llc|
Abstract: On June 21, 2011, Employee #1, a 52-year-old male with Intercoastal Repair Service LLC., was working with a coworker, and they had just completed cleaning the inside of a hopper barge. Employee #1 removed the ladder from the barge. The coworker was on the staging barge and walked over to the employee shack. When the coworker returned to the barge, Employee #1 was missing. The coworker started searching for Employee #1. A life jacket was spotted about three-hundred-yards downriver. Employee #1 was found shortly thereafter between two barges. Employee #1 was pulled from the water. Employee #1 was unconscious, and CPR was started. Emergency Medical Services arrived and continued performing CPR. Employee #1 was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||314771767||Fatality||Other||Occupation not reported|