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Inspection: 120136502 - Jd2 Dba Draheim Steel
Inspection Information - Office: Ca San Diego
Report ID: 0950632
Open Date: 01/23/1998
Jd2 Dba Draheim Steel
3750 Torrey View Ct San Diego, CA 92130
Union Status: Union
SIC: 1623/Water, Sewer, Pipeline, and Communications and Power Line Construction
Employee #1 was working as an apprentice steel worker. Employee #1 was using a manual "crimper" to join 3-ft by 28-ft steel deck panels together to form a floor. Employee #2, the foreman, had warned Employee #1 not to work walking backward, but Employee #1 continued to do so. Employee #1 walked backward into an unguarded stairwell opening, falling 8 ft to the concrete landing and then another 8 ft 2in. to the concrete floor. Employee #1 suffered a fractured skull and a fractured back and was hospitalized.
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