Accident Report Detail
Accident: 202343257 - Employee Falls Through Skylight Fracturing Vertebra
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|305416489||07/22/2002||1761||Robert Davis Company|
On July 22, 2002, employees were on the roof of a lumber warehouse and were removing the existing roof down to the metal roof deck. An employee stepped backward and fell through an unguarded skylight approximately 24 feet to the ground. The skylight measured 4 feet by 4 feet. The skylight had not been guarded during the roof removal and replacement operation. The employee sustained fractures of the vertebra from the fall and was hospitalized.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Commercial building||Alteration or rehabilitation||$50,000 to $250,000||1||24|
FatCause: Fall from roof