Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 132172.015 - Employee Falls Through Scaffold Rails And Is Killed

Accident: 132172.015 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 12/11/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1508761.01512/11/2020Westside Contractors Inc.
At 8:00 a.m. on December 11, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a construction compa ny, was working at the construction of a new multifamily residential structure. He was moving a plank from the balcony deck to the scaffold when he missed a st ep and fell through the scaffold rails. The employee fell 60 feet. He sustaine d a blunt force traumatic head injury and was killed.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, brain, deck, fall, fall protection, guardrail, head, material handling, plank, residential construction, scaffold
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling New project or new addition   X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Construction
1 1508761.015 48 M Fatality FallDist: 60

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.