Accident Report Detail
Accident: 97303.015 - Employee Falls From Elevated Working Surface And Suffers Mul
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
On June 15, 2017, Employee #1 was installing metal decking and performing edge w ork. He and another coworker were moving a sheet of metal decking to get ready t o place it in position. While moving the metal sheet, Employee #1 tripped and fe ll over backwards through the perimeter safety cable. The perimeter cable was in stalled with a top rail only. No mid-rail was in place. Perimeter safety cable i nstallation was also incomplete. He fell from elevated working surface, sufferin g multiple injuries that included broken bones in right hand, three fractured ri bs, cracked skull, and six fractured vertebrae. Employee #1 was transported to a medical center, where he received treatment and was then hospitalized.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Commercial building||New project or new addition||$1,000,000 to $5,000,000||4||40|
|1||1240131.015||61||M||Hospitalized injury||FallDist: 16
Cause: Erecting structural steel