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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14526685 - Employee Killed In 75 Ft Fall Down Open Elevator Shaft

Accident: 14526685 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 04/21/1986
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10171476404/23/19861771Case Contracting Company

Employee #1 was using a concrete chipping gun at the threshold of an open elevator shaft when he lost his balance and fell 75 feet down the shaft. He was killed.

Keywords: guardrail, work rules, construction, fall, fall protection, floor opening, elevator shaft

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 101714764 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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