Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 119445.015 - Employee Is Killed When Struck In Head By Falling I-Beam

Accident: 119445.015 -- Report ID: 0215600 -- Event Date: 08/29/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1427471.01508/30/2019Starr Industries Llc
At 10:30 a.m. on August 29, 2019, Employee #1 and a coworker, employed by a construction company, were handling structural steel beams for a two-story building, a multiemployer construction project. Employee #1, working from a flatbed truck, was handing I-beams to his coworker on the street. Employee #1 fell. As he tried to hold the unsecured I-beam, the beam fell and struck his forehead. Employee #1 was killed.
Keywords: steel erection, brain, fall, fall protection, material handling, head, forehead, flatbed truck, falling object, construction, unsecured, struck by, skull, steel beam
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition   2 30 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1427471.015 34 M Fatality Puncture Laborers, except construction

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.