Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 106841.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Bunker Wall

Accident: 106841.015 -- Report ID: 0522300 -- Event Date: 06/26/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1325870.01506/27/2018L & R Dairy Farm, Llc
At 2:30 p.m. on June 26, 2018, an employee was walking the wall of a bunker silo to remove tires and plastic to prepare the bunker for feeding cattle the following morning. The wall was approximately 11.4 feet tall and 1.3 feet wide. After accessing the wall by way of a metal ladder and walking about 23 feet of the wall, the employee fell and struck his head on the cement floor below. He suffered a fractured skull that resulted in his death.
Keywords: struck against, head, guardrail, fall, fall protection, fracture
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1325870.015 63 M Fatality Fracture Farm workers

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.

Close