Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 765784 - Employee Injured In Fall Onto Unprotected Rebar

Accident: 765784 -- Report ID: 0931400 -- Event Date: 09/28/1987
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10124205509/28/19871771Ecker Brothers, Inc.
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10124204809/28/19871542Macco Constructors, Inc.

Employee #1 was marking out locations on a concrete form work wall. He was working above a floor that had unprotected reinforcing steel rods, and fell onto one of the reinforcing rods, impaling himself through the rectum area and into the lung cavity. He was hospitalized.

Keywords: concrete form work, lung, rebar, impaled, work rules, construction, fall, fall protection, unguarded

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 101242055 Hospitalized injury Puncture Occupation not reported
2 101242048 Occupation Not Listed

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.