Accident Report Detail
Accident: 142227.015 - Employee Falls Through Floor Opening And Is Killed
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At 9:00 a.m. on December 23, 2021, an employee and coworker climbed a fixed ladd er to consider the movement of a junction box. The employee climbed down the lad der and walked over a floor hole (approximately seventy-eight inches wide by one hundred and eighteen inches long) covered by one half inch thick plywood boards . When the employee stepped onto the plywood, the boards broke under the employe e's weight and the employee fell approximately twenty-five feet. The employee wa s killed by the injuries received in the fall.
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Cause: Temporary work (buildings, facilities)