Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201522935 - Employee Is Injured In Fall From Roof

Accident: 201522935 -- Report ID: 0111500 -- Event Date: 06/13/2007
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10917643806/13/20071721Gerety Painting & Contracting Corp.
Employee #1 and a coworker were installing decorative shutters from a small roof of a residential home, Employee #1 fell approximately 13 feet from a combination roof bracket scaffold and a straight ladder secured to the roof. The scaffolding and ladder had collapsed under the weight of the workers. The details of the event or the extent of injuries were not specified in the original narrative.
Keywords: roof bracket, ladder, scaffold collapse, fall
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling Alteration or rehabilitation Under $50,000 2
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 109176438 Hospitalized injury Fracture Carpenters FallDist:
FallHt:13
Cause: Exterior carpentry
FatCause: Fall from roof
2 109176438 Hospitalized injury Fracture Carpenters FallDist:
FallHt:13
Cause: Exterior carpentry
FatCause: Fall from roof

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