Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200922789 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Overpass

Accident: 200922789 -- Report ID: 0355116 -- Event Date: 02/08/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31630775002/09/20129224City Of Alexandria Fire Department
On February 8, 2012, Employee #1 was responding to a car fire that was in the southbound lane of Interstate 395 (I-395). The medical unit pulled in front of the engine company that was already on the scene, in the far left-hand lane of northbound I-395. Reportedly, Employee #1 stepped over a concrete jersey barrier, at an overpass that he apparently did not know was above a stream. He fell approximately 30 feet, and he was killed.
Keywords: highway, emergency response, barrier guard, fall, bridge
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316307750 Fatality Concussion 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