Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 112570.015 - Employee Falls And Incurs Multiple Fractures When Truss Coll

Accident: 112570.015 -- Report ID: 1054112 -- Event Date: 01/07/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1371158.01501/14/20191521317723051 - Brown Hammer Construction Llc
At 4:15 p.m. on January 7, 2019, Employee #1, employed by a construction company , was engaged in exterior carpentry at a residential construction project. He a ttempted to transition from a 24-foot extension ladder onto a truss over the bui lding's porch when the truss gave way and the employee fell, a fall height of 11 feet. The employee was transported to the hospital, admitted, and treated for fractures to his right wrist, right forearm, and a rib.
Keywords: carpenter, extension ladder, fall, fall protection, forearm, framing, residential construction, rib, structural collapse, tie-off, truss, work platform, work surface, wrist
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1371158.015 44 M Hospitalized injury Occupation not reported FallDist: 11
FallHt:11
Cause: Exterior carpentry
FatCause:

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