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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 112804.015 - Employee Sustains Blunt Force Trauma When Scaffold Plank Fal

Accident: 112804.015 -- Report ID: 0317500 -- Event Date: 01/15/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1372640.01501/17/2019Harris Masonry, Inc.
At 3:45 p.m. on January 15, 2019, Employee #1, employed by a masonry constructio n company, was working from a scaffold at the construction of a one-story commer cial building. An unsecured scaffold bracket gave way, and the scaffold plank t he employee was standing on collapsed. Employee #1 fell, a fall height of 13 fe et. He was transported to the hospital for treatment of blunt force traumatic i njuries.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, construction, elevated work platform, fall, fall protection, plank, scaffold, unsecured
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition   1 40
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1372640.015 36 M Hospitalized injury Brickmasons and stonemasons FallDist: 13
Cause: Exterior masonry

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