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Accident: 200621548 - Employee Killed When He Falls From A Roof

Accident: 200621548 -- Report ID: 0454712 -- Event Date: 07/27/2001
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30449721707/28/20011761Peach State Roofing Inc

Employee #1 was on edge of flat roof installing U-shaped metal coping material when he fell. He impaled himself on a 2-in. square piece of angle iron the masons were using and died.

Keywords: roof, impaled, iron, roofer, fall, puncture
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $500,000 to $1,000,000 1 X

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 304497217 Fatality Puncture Roofers FallDist:
FallHt:13
Cause: Roofing
FatCause: Fall from roof

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