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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14349013 - Employee Killed In Fall From Mobile Platform

Accident: 14349013 -- Report ID: 0418300 -- Event Date: 03/18/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10032863203/25/19865084Burford Equipment Co., Inc.
Employee #1 was operating an "up-right tiger" mobile work platform that had defective guardrails. The right side guardrails failed, causing him to fall approximately 50 in. and strike the back of his head against the concrete floor. Employee #1 was killed.
Keywords: head, guardrail, inadequate maint, work rules, struck against, equipment failure, fall, work platform
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100328632 Fatality Fracture Electronic repairers, communica. & indus. equip.

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