Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200351773 - Employee Knocked Off Pier And Drowned

Accident: 200351773 -- Report ID: 0453710 -- Event Date: 01/03/2001
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30383302401/03/20011542T.A. Loving Company, Inc.
Employee #1 was winching piling from the shore approximately 200 feet out from the pier. The rope came off the winch head and Employee #1 was caught in the "bite" of the line. He was knocked off the pier and into the water where he drowned.
Keywords: pier, rope, caught by, drown, winch, water
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other heavy construction Maintenance or repair Under $50,000 20 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 303833024 Fatality Asphyxia Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Forming for piers or pylons
FatCause: Drown, non-lethal fall

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.