Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 68168.015 - Employee Falls From Decking And Is Killed

Accident: 68168.015 -- Report ID: 0216000 -- Event Date: 08/26/2014
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
994401.01509/09/2014786 Iron Works Corp.
At 11:30 a.m. on August 25, 2014, Employee #1 was attaching a rigging to a bundle of metal floor decking that was located on a rack over the bed of a straight body truck. The employee fell 8 feet 7 inches from the decking to the ground, striking his head and torso on the road pavement and curb, killing him.
Keywords: struck against, truck, crane, head, metal decking, rigging, material handling, fall, torso
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition   5 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 994401.015 37 M Fatality Other Strctural Iron /& Steel Worker FallDist:
Cause: Installation Of Decking-Hoisting Bundles
FatCause: Fall, other

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.