Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201612165 - Employee Injured In Fall While Rapelling

Accident: 201612165 -- Report ID: 1054113 -- Event Date: 06/19/2000
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30335384106/23/20009131City Of Newport
Employee #1 was preparing for a training session on rappelling. An anchor point had been installed on a roof. Employee #1 has just come off the roof and was attempting to rappel down when the fall occurred. Employee #1 fell approximately 20-ft-to-30-ft to a lower level. Employee #1 was hospitalized with fractures.
Keywords: anchor, fall, fall protection
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 303353841 Hospitalized injury 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.