Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 96269.015 - Employee Falls And Is Injured

Accident: 96269.015 -- Report ID: 0751910 -- Event Date: 05/17/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1238803.01505/24/2017Pittsburg Tank And Tower Maintenance Company, Inc.
At 3:00 p.m. on May 17, 2017, Employee #1 was pulling himself up in a Bosun chai r, getting ready to perform abrasive blasting. The rope being used by the employ ee was cut by the track edge of the pulley, resulting in a six to eight foot fal l. Employee #1 sustained a fractured vertebra and was hospitalized for his injur y.
Keywords: abrasive blasting, fall, fall protection, fracture, hoist, pulley, rope, vertebra
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
  Alteration or rehabilitation   30
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1238803.015 38 M Hospitalized injury Construction Laborer FallDist:
Cause: Temporary work (buildings, facilities)

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.