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Accident: 202494399 - Window Washer Falls And Dies From Injuries

Accident: 202494399 -- Report ID: 0215000 -- Event Date: 12/22/2011
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31621954212/22/20117349David Hooper

On December 22, 2011, Employee #1, a 51-year-old male window washer, washed the third window of a building. The window was a 6-foot tall, hinged window. Employee #1 fell, and the window was found with lower half of window swung outside of the building. Employee #1 received a concussion and died from the event. Employee #1 was not using fall protection at the time of event. There were no witnesses to the fall.

Keywords: window washer, head, ppe, skull, fall, fall protection, concussion

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316219542 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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