Inspection: 1412670.015 - Hedberg And Son Roofing, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Iowa
Hedberg And Son Roofing, Inc.
5109 Ne 17th St
Des Moines, IA 50313
3407 Delaware Ave., Des Moines, IA 50313
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238160/Roofing Contractors
Inspection Type: Referral
Advanced Notice: N
Close Conference: 07/02/2019
Emphasis: S:Fall, S:Scaffold
Case Closed: 10/07/2019
|#||Citation ID||Citaton Type||Standard Cited||Issuance Date||Abatement Due Date||Current Penalty||Initial Penalty||FTA Penalty||Contest||Latest Event||Note|
|1.||01001||Serious||19260501 B10||08/30/2019||09/26/2019||$2,450||$3,788||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|2.||01002||Serious||19260502 H01 V||08/30/2019||09/26/2019||$2,450||$3,788||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
|3.||01003||Serious||19260501 B04 I||08/30/2019||09/26/2019||$2,450||$3,788||$0||I - Informal Settlement|
At 10:15 a.m. on June 27, 2019, an employee worked to unroll TPO (Thermoplastic Polyolefin) membrane for installation on a roof. The employee lost balance while walking between a skylight and the edge of the building and fell fourteen feet off the edge. The employee landed feet first and received compound fractures to the tibia and fibula. The employee was taken to the hospital and admitted for t reatment.
Keywords:compound fracture, fall, fall from elevation, fall protection, fracture, leg, lost balance, roof, skylight, tibia