Accident Report Detail
Accident: 97574.015 - Worker Falls When Pedestrian Tunnel Collapses, Fractures Leg
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1250276.015||07/26/2017||1522||317717732 - Lcg Pence Llc|
At 6:00 a.m. on July 26, 2017, Employee #1 and coworkers were working outside a commercial building. They were hooking straps around a pedestrian tunnel built from scaffolding. Employee #1 was working from a stepladder. He climbed off th e ladder and onto the top of the structure they were building in order to grasp the end of a strap. The structure folded and collapsed accordion style. Employ ee #1 fell with the falling structure, a fall height of 9 feet. Emergency servi ces were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitt ed and treated for a leg fracture.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Commercial building||Alteration or rehabilitation||$250,000 to $500,000||2||40|
|1||1250276.015||0||M||Hospitalized injury||Carpenters||FallDist: 9
Cause: Fencing, installing lights, signs, etc.