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Accident: 133851.015 - Employee Falls Into Settling Basin And Is Killed

Accident: 133851.015 -- Report ID: 0950641 -- Event Date: 03/08/2021
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1518440.01503/08/2021Murray Plumbing And Heating Corporation

At 11:30 a.m. on March 8, 2021, an employee and a coworker worked to adjust a me tal grate cover above a twenty-foot deep settling basin. At some point, the empl oyees lost control of the cover which fell into the basin along with the employe e. The employee was killed by unspecified injuries.

Keywords: cover, fall, fall protection, lost control, pit, sewage
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Sewer/water treatment plant Alteration or rehabilitation   X

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1518440.015 44 M Fatality Plumber, pipefitter and steamfiter apprentices FallDist: 25
Cause: Installing culverts and incidental drainage

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