Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 84055.015 - Employee Drowns In Fall From Bridge.

Accident: 84055.015 -- Report ID: 0751910 -- Event Date: 03/28/2016
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1136265.01503/30/2016300 Industrial, Llc
At approximately 5:00 p.m. on March 28, 2016, an employee was installing containment tarps to the side of the bridge. The employee was handing down containment tarps to coworkers standing below the bridge on temporary cables and netting. The employee fell off the top of the bridge, falling approximately 25 ft. to 30 ft. into the water. The employee only had a Hi-Vis vest on and other personal protective equipment. The employee drowned.
Keywords: bridge, drown, flagger, fall
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Bridge Maintenance or repair   30 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1136265.015 28 M Fatality Other Construction laborers FallDist:
Cause: Exterior painting
FatCause: 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.