Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 110219.015 - Employee Falls From Truss And Incurs Contusions To Back And

Accident: 110219.015 -- Report ID: 0216000 -- Event Date: 10/19/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1354465.01510/19/2018Empire Structural Group, Llc.
At 12:00 a.m. on October 19, 2018, an employee was standing on a nine and a half inch wide truss, used as planking to bridge a nine foot gap, while breaking asp halt with a powered hammer. At some point, the employee fell eight feet and land ed on asphalt debris. The employee received multiple contusions to the back and neck and was hospitalized.
Keywords: asphalt, back, bridging, contusion, fall, fall protection, neck, truss
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Alteration or rehabilitation   1 8
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1354465.015 28 M Hospitalized injury Helpers, construction trades FallDist: 8
Cause: Cutting concrete pavement

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.