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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200670685 - Employee Killed In Fall When Aerial Lift Strikes Phone Line

Accident: 200670685 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 04/30/1997
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30049264205/28/19973993Allen Spencer Sign And Lighting Co.

Employee #1 was working from an aerial lift when the truck rolled backward and struck a phone line. He was ejected and fell approximately 50 ft. Employee #1 died of head injuries sustained in the accident.

Keywords: chock, ejected, brake, blocks, work rules, struck against, fall, unmanned, aerial lift, backing up

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 300492642 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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