Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 94785.015 - Worker Falls From Stepladder And Sustains Multiple Rib Fract

Accident: 94785.015 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 03/08/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1225689.01504/17/2017Siemens Industry, Inc.
At 10:30 a.m. on March 8, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a train manufacturer, was working from a stepladder and assisting in the removal of the cable tray from the inside of a train. As he descended and stepped off the stepladder, his foot came into contact with the caster of a cart used for moving equipment. Employee #1 fell into the cart. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for multiple fractured ribs.
Keywords: rib, fall, fracture, ladder, fall protection, descending, stepladder, train, caster, cart
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1225689.015 57 M Hospitalized injury Fracture Assemblers

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.

Close