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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 79135.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall

Accident: 79135.015 -- Report ID: 0625700 -- Event Date: 08/26/2015
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1088134.01508/27/2015Flexible Lifeline Systems, Inc.
At 7:30 a.m. on August 26, 2015, Employee #1 was doing a pull test while in the basket of a Genie Lift. The pull test failed, and the structural steel struck th e boom of the Genie Lift. The boom of the lift bent and Employee #1 was catapult ed out of the basket. He was killed as a result of the injuries sustained in the fall.
Keywords: boom, boom truck, fall, steel beam, struck by
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other heavy construction New project or new addition Under $50,000 23 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1088134.015 50 M Fatality Installers And Repairers FallDist:
Cause: Erecting structural steel

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