Powered by GoogleTranslate

Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSHA

Accident Report Detail

Accident: 97202.015 - Worker Falls From Scaffold, Incurs Multiple Fractures

Accident: 97202.015 -- Report ID: 1054111 -- Event Date: 07/12/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1246606.01507/13/20171521317717575 - The Task Man Llc
At 10:30 a.m. on July 12, 2017, Employee #1 and Coworker #1, employed by a const ruction general contractor, were engaged in carpentry work on the rear of a resi dence. Employee #1 was working from a single stage Bakers Scaffold and placing trim/casing on a window when he fell and landed face-first on a pile of plywood, a fall height of 6 feet. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was t ransported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for fractures to his ja w, cheek bone, and multiple ribs.
Keywords: carpenter, face, fall, fall protection, fracture, installing, residential construction, rib, scaffold
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling Maintenance or repair Under $50,000 1
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1246606.015 61 M Hospitalized injury Carpenters FallDist: 6
FallHt:6
Cause: Interior carpentry
FatCause:

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