Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 201931037 - Employee Dies From Fall To Bottom Of A Barge
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|17457078||07/14/1998||4491||0||Nsa - Southwire|
Abstract: Employee #1 was standing on the edge of a metal lid cover on a barge being moved along the Ohio River. The cable used to pull the lid broke allowing the lid cover to slide backward. As a result, Employee #1 was propelled forward. Employee #1 died when he landed on his back on the bottom of the barge. The distance of the fall was approximately 15 feet. He died from massive internal injuries.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||17457078||Fatality||Other||Occupation not reported|