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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 53026.015 - Employee Found Lying On The Floor In The Stock Room.

Accident: 53026.015 -- Report ID: 0522300 -- Event Date: 09/23/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
942896.01510/01/2013Mel-K Management Company
On September 21, 2013, Employee #1, a dishwasher/clean-up operator, was mopping the floor area at the end of the manual mobile shelving, (manufactured by NCG De nstor of Clinton, MI.), in the storage/dishwashing area. At about 12:56 pm, secu rity video shows Employee #1 starting to mop this area and then he appears to fa ll. Employee #1 was found by another worker at approximately 1:01 pm. The co-wor ker helped Employee #1 up, escorted him to the break room, where he was later ta ken by emergency response to a medical center for initial treatement. Soon ther eafter, Employee #1 was transported to Metro General Hospital, treated for head trauma, and subsequently died on September 23, 2013. The floor area was wet and Employee #1 was wearing slip-resistant shoes.
Keywords: fall protection, head, slip, trip rod
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 942896.015 77 F Fatality Food Cleanup Worker

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