GULF SOUTH SAFETY ALERT!
Where Scaffolding around Reel / Core yard Mobile AL.
When 03-02-2015 3:30 P.m.
What Happened Employee fell approximately 6 feet and was caught by harness.
Why Improper installation of stair tread.
Contributing Factors Employee had limited experience installing these type stairs.
- While installing stair treads, there will be a competent person or supervisor monitoring the installation of treads. This will ensure that treads are properly placed and locked into position.
- Scaffolding Training is being revised to include installation of stairwells.
- All employees involved in scaffold building will be given a refresher to include the additional training.