Accident Report Detail
Accident: 99373.015 - Employee Is Ejected From Basket Of Aerial Lift, Receives Mul
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|1267034.015||09/26/2017||Sema Construction, Inc.|
At approximately 2:20 p.m. on September 21, 2017, Employee #1 was driving a 4 wh eel drive aerial lift on a temporary access dirt road. The aerial lift was drive n off the road into an embankment, where it was stuck on loose dirt. While attem pting to free the equipment out of the embankment, Employee #1 was ejected from the lift basket from a height of 20 ft and landing 30 ft away. He fell upon a si lt fence wooden post that impaled into his lower abdominal area and he also suff ered facial trauma when his face struck the ground. Employee #1 was transported to a medical center for his multiple injuries and later died.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Bridge||New project or new addition||$1,000,000 to $5,000,000||X|
Cause: Installing culverts and incidental drainage