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Accident: 202338315 - Employee Killed In Fall From Boiler Platform

Accident: 202338315 -- Report ID: 0420600 -- Event Date: 05/05/2003
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30668600705/06/20031629Gemma Power Systems, Llc

Employee #1, a boilermaker welder, was at the end of his 12-hour shift, had completed his work for the day, and had sent his tools and equipment down from the Heat Recovery Steam Generator (Boiler). The employee was last seen walking on the operating deck platform that was equipped with standard railings on all sides. The employee fell 89 feet to the ground from the west side of the platform and was killed.

Keywords: platform, boiler, fall
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Powerplant New project or new addition $20,000,000 and over 12 125 X

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 306686007 Fatality Other Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Installing plumbing, lighting fixtures
FatCause: Fall from/with platform catwalk (attached to struc

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