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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 127539.015 - Employee Dies After Falling From Roof

Accident: 127539.015 -- Report ID: 0316700 -- Event Date: 07/01/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1482231.01507/07/2020Rebel'S Construction, Inc.
At 11:30 a.m. on July 1, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, was engaged in the construction of a building at a farm. He was working from th e roof's wood trusses and installing 2 by 4 wood purlins when he fell, a fall he ight of 20 to 22 feet, and struck the concrete floor. Employee #1 was not using any form of fall protection. He was transported to the hospital, where he bega n receiving treatment for head and back injuries. Employee #1 died at the hosp ital.
Keywords: back, carpenter, concrete, construction, fall, fall protection, framing, head, installing, roof, struck against, truss, wood erection
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition   1 30 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1482231.015 18 M Fatality Carpenters FallDist: 20
Cause: Exterior carpentry

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