Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 105025.015 - Employee Falls From Ladder And Fractures Multiple Bones

Accident: 105025.015 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 02/22/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1298462.01502/28/2018Convoy West, Inc.
At 12:15 p.m. on February 22, 2018, an employee, who was a contractor, was worki ng on a new residential construction site conducting final interior home cleanin g on the homes just before they were turned over to the new owners. The employe e set up an extension ladder against the wall to clean a second story window on the inside of the house just above the front door. There was cardboard used on the tile floor to protect the flooring and the ladder was set up on top of the c ardboard. The bottom of the window measured just under 14 feet. The employee a scended up towards the top of the ladder and as he was cleaning the window, stan ding about 12 feet up, the ladder slipped out on the cardboard and the employee fell to the floor below. The employee fractured his elbow, hip, and leg.
Keywords: elbow, fall, fracture, hip, ladder, leg, slippery surface
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1298462.015 54 M Hospitalized injury Laborers, except construction

Thank You for Visiting Our Website

You are exiting the Department of Labor's Web server.

The Department of Labor does not endorse, takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over the linked organization or its views, or contents, nor does it vouch for the accuracy or accessibility of the information contained on the destination server. The Department of Labor also cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked Web sites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked Web site. Thank you for visiting our site. Please click the button below to continue.