Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 122572.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Beam

Accident: 122572.015 -- Report ID: 0214700 -- Event Date: 07/02/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1451729.01512/18/2019Troy Construction & Design, Inc.
At 8:00 a.m. on July 2, 2019, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, w as erecting the framework for a gazebo. As he walked along a beam without fall protection, he lost balance and fell, a fall height of approximately 11 feet. A s he fell, his leg became entangled in a stepladder, causing him to cartwheel. Employee #1 landed head first on the concrete surface and sustained a traumatic subdural hemorrhage. Employee #1 was killed.
Keywords: carpenter, concrete, construction, entangled, erection process, fall, fall protection, head, hemorrhage, lost balance, stepladder, unconsciousness, walking on beam, wood erection
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition   1 11 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1451729.015 48 M Fatality Construction laborers FallDist: 11
Cause: Exterior carpentry

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.