Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 109514.015 - Employee Fractures Back When Struck By Crane Leg

Accident: 109514.015 -- Report ID: 1054115 -- Event Date: 08/24/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1349213.01508/27/20181711317721735 - Oeg Inc
At 10:00 a.m. on August 24, 2018, Employee #1 and a coworker, employed by a construction company, were working at the demolition of a three-story commercial building. They were disassembling a gantry crane when one leg of the crane collapsed and struck Employee #1's back. The crane was being supported by a hand-operated easy lift and did not fall. Emergency services transported Employee #1 to the hospital, where he was admitted and treated for multiple fractures.
Keywords: structural collapse, back, demolition, dismantling, gantry crane, fracture, construction, struck by
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $5,000,000 to $20,000,000 3
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1349213.015 60 M Hospitalized injury Fracture Electricians FallDist:
FatCause: Collapse of structure

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.