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Inspection: 107374084 - Traylor Brothers, Inc.
Inspection Information - Office: Houston North
Report ID: 0626600
Open Date: 08/30/1989
Traylor Brothers, Inc.
Fm 1960 And Hardy Toll Road Houston, TX 77001
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1622/Bridge, Tunnel, and Elevated Highway Construction
Employee Killed In Fall From Bridge During Arc Welding
AT 10:30 ON AUGUST 29, 1989, EMPLOYEE #1 WAS WELDING AN ANGLE IRON TO A BEAM ON A BRIDGE WHEN HE FELL 27 FEET TO HIS DEATH. THE EMPLOYEE WAS WEARING A SAFETY BELT BUT WAS NOT TIED OFF. EMPLOYEE WAS ENGAGED IN ARC WELDING.
iron worker, work rules, safety belt, construction, fall, tie-off, arc welding
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