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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1252903.015 - Creative Window Cleaning, Inc

Inspection Information - Office: Manhattan

Nr: 1252903.015Report ID: 0215000Open Date: 08/07/2017

Creative Window Cleaning, Inc
60 Madison Ave.
New York, NY 10010
Union Status: Union
NAICS: 561790/Other Services to Buildings and Dwellings
Mailing: 161 Franklin Turnpike, Waldwick, NJ 07463

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:08/07/2017
Close Case:01/26/2018

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 97924.015Event: 08/07/2017Employee Washing Windows Falls From Building Exterior And Is
At 10:15 on August 8, 2017, an employee was washing window exteriors on the 12th floor. The window washer safety anchors, which the worker was connected to for fall protection, failed and the worker fell approximately 6 stories to the 6th floor back courtyard. The worker sustained severe physical trauma and died upon arrival to the hospital.
Keywords: window washer, fall, fall protection
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1252903.015 Fatality Fracture Janitors and cleaners

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