Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14234140 - Employee Hit By Crane Boom While Placing Skid

Accident: 14234140 -- Report ID: 0627700 -- Event Date: 05/15/1992
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10752859805/19/19921623R. J. Pasley Construction Co., Inc.
ON MAY 15, 1992, EMPLOYEE #1 WAS WALKING UNDER THE CATERPILLAR SIDE BOOM TO PLACE A SKID UNDER THE 8-INCH PIPE THAT WAS LIFTED IN THE AIR BY THE SIDE BOOM. AT THE SAME TIME, ANOTHER EMPLOYEE WAS BACKING THE SIDE BOOM, WITH THE PIPE LIFTED IN THE AIR, TO MAKE A CONNECTION WITH ANOTHER PIECE OF PIPE. THE WINCH JUMPED OUT OF GEAR, CAUSING THE BOOM TO FALL APPROXIMATELY 14 FEET AND HIT EMPLOYEE #1 ACROSS THE BACK OF THE SHOULDERS, KILLING HIM.
Keywords: shoulder, boom, crane boom, work rules, construction, struck by, falling object
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 107528598 Fatality Other Construction trades, n.e.c.

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.

Close