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Accident: 52006.015 - Employee Falls From Ladder And Is Killed

Accident: 52006.015 -- Report ID: 0216000 -- Event Date: 08/17/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
938005.01508/19/2013Golden Touch Painting

At 2:26 p.m. on August 17, 2013, Employee #1, a painter, was painting a wall abo ve a window up to a 25 foot ceiling. The employee was standing on a ladder that was resting on an uneven/unleveled concrete floor. While painting, the ladder be came displaced, causing Employee #1 to fall 25 feet to the floor below.

Keywords: concrete slab, fall, fracture, head, ladder, paint, painter, struck against, uneven ground, unstable position
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Maintenance or repair Under $50,000 2 X

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 938005.015 34 M Fatality Painters, construction and maintenance FallDist: 25
Cause: Interior painting and decorating

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