Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201185998 - Worker Is Injured When Scissor Lift Falls Over
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|312692007||10/26/2011||1731||Mcmahon Electric Inc.|
At approximately 9:05 a.m. on October 26, 2011, a worker with McMahon Electric, Inc., was in a scissor lift (Serial Number 452161031) changing an exterior light bulb. When the lift fell, he sustained unspecified injuries. The lift was located on a sloped sidewalk and the distance from the sidewalk to the bottom of the exterior light measured approximately 19 ft. The investigation determined that the injured employee was a partner of his company and that he directed his own work. There was no employer-employee relationship.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Commercial building||Maintenance or repair||Under $50,000||4|
|1||312692007||Hospitalized injury||Other||Supervisors, n.e.c.||FallDist:
Cause: Fencing, installing lights, signs, etc.
FatCause: Fall from/with bucket (aerial lift/basket)