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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 124189.015 - Employee Dies After Falling From Patio Roof

Accident: 124189.015 -- Report ID: 0953220 -- Event Date: 03/12/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1464371.01502/20/2020New Gen Painting Llc
At 10:56 a.m. on March 12, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a painting company, was working on the patio roof of a two-story residence. He was applying 3M Contractors Grade 3-inch Masking Tape to the trim in preparation for repainting the house. He was not using any fall protection. The employee fell and struck the concrete surface, a fall height of approximately 14 feet. He was transported to the hospital, admitted, and treated for a fractured skull and traumatic injuries to the head, brain, and face. He remained hospitalized and died 21 days later from his injuries.
Keywords: paint, skull, struck against, brain, concrete, face, fracture, roof, residential construction, fall protection, fall, cathead, blunt force trauma, painter
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling Alteration or rehabilitation   2 14 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1464371.015 25 M Fatality Other Painters, construction and maintenance FallDist:
FatCause: Fall from roof

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