Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 170093835 - Employee Dies After Walking Off Decking Edge

Accident: 170093835 -- Report ID: 0636900 -- Event Date: 08/03/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10891826908/09/19931541Buddy Clapp, Inc.
Employee #1 was preparing to go to lunch. He began walking across an incomplete 23 ft high metal roof deck, heading toward a high lift truck to take him to the ground. He turned his head to talk to another employee and walked right off the edge of the deck. He fell 23 ft to a concrete slab and died almost instantly.
Keywords: concrete slab, roof, work rules, construction, fall, fall protection, inattention
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 108918269 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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