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Accident: 117432.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Stair Landing

Accident: 117432.015 -- Report ID: 0524530 -- Event Date: 06/20/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1428737.01506/21/2019Jeffrey Ladriere Dba Ladriere Building Company Llc
At 10:00 a.m. on June 20, 2019, Employee #1, employed by a builder, was tasked w ith painting an upstairs wall at a new two-story single-family residence, a mult iemployer construction project. While painting, he fell from the second-floor l anding to the floor of the first level, a fall height of approximately 10 feet. Emergency services arrived and began lifesaving efforts. Employee #1 was flown by helicopter to a trauma hospital. Shortly after arriving, he was pronounced dead. Subsequent investigation determined there was a lack of fall protection o n the second floor landing, such as a guardrail.
Keywords: fall, fall protection, guardrail, paint, painter, residential construction, stair landing, unguarded
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition   2 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1428737.015 65 M Fatality Painters, construction and maintenance FallDist: 10
FallHt:10
Cause: Interior painting and decorating
FatCause:

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