Accident Report Detail
Accident: 94516.015 - Employee Fractures Ribs And Arm In Fall On Barge
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1223197.015||04/06/2017||Enhanced Environmental And Emergency Services, Inc.|
At 7:45 a.m. on March 19, 2017, an employee was working for firm engaged in ship building and repairing. He was helping two coworkers remove a water pump from a 458- to 508-millimeter diameter (18- to 20-inch diameter) hole on the bridge of a barge deck. Once the pump had been removed from the hole, the workers were tal king. They were preparing to move the pump and put a cover back on the hole, whe n the employee stepped backward into the hole. He fell onto a metal steel struct ural, that supports the barge. He sustained fractured ribs and a fractured arm. He was hospitalized for two or more days.
|1||1223197.015||37||M||Hospitalized injury||Longshore equipment operators|