Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 80420.015 - Employee Falls From Ladder Into Water And Drowns
|Inspection Nr||Date Opened||SIC||NAICS||Establishment Name|
|1100082.015||10/17/2015||483211||American Petroleum & Transport, Inc.|
Abstract: At 8:00 p.m. on November 16, 2015, an employee was descending a portable wood la dder from a tanker barge to the dock of a fueling terminal below. Possibly caus ed by a wake, the tanker barge surged or swayed. The ladder fell from the dock where its base was resting. The employee fell into the water without being prot ected by a personal floatation device. The employee was found the following mor ning in 35 feet of water, drowned.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||1100082.015||55||M||Fatality||Ship captains and mates, except fishing boats|