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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 170123111 - Employee Dies After Fall Through Ladder Opening

Accident: 170123111 -- Report ID: 0454712 -- Event Date: 03/28/1994
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11447713604/26/19942342Designs By Norvell Inc

Employee #1 was performing maintenance on an existing guardrail, lost his footing, and fell through an opening approximately 33 inches by 37 inches that was around a fixed ladder. He died from his injuries.

Keywords: maintenance, guardrail, unguarded fl opening, work rules, fall, floor opening, lost balance, inattention

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 114477136 Fatality Puncture Machinery maintenance occupations

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