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Accident: 200625812 - Worker Is Killed In Fall From Ladder Jack Scaffold

Accident: 200625812 -- Report ID: 0454713 -- Event Date: 06/30/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31464876707/01/20101751Bobby Moats Dba Bobby Moats Siding And Windows

At approximately 7:45 a.m. on June 30, 2010, an employee for Bobby Moats Siding and Windows died when he fell approximately twenty-three feet from a ladder jack scaffold. The employee was installing new trim work on the front of a church. He was using a ladder jack scaffolding system to reach the high areas. The employee accessed the ladder jack scaffold using a bucket truck. He was not wearing any fall protection, and there were no guardrails on the ladder jack scaffold.

Keywords: head, ppe, construction, elderly, fall, fall protection, elevated work plat, aerial lift, scaffold
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Alteration or rehabilitation Under $50,000 3 30 X

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 314648767 Fatality Other Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Exterior carpentry
FatCause: Fall from/with scaffold

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