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Accident: 819789 - Employee Killed In Fall From I-Beam

Accident: 819789 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 11/02/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11006128011/14/19901791Steel Fabricators Inc.

Employee #1, an iron worker connector who was also a working foreman, was landing a steel bar joist on beam supports. He apparently lost his balance and fell approximately 17 ft to the ground, landing on his head. He was killed.

Keywords: beam, head, iron worker, work rules, construction, fall, fall protection, lost balance

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 110061280 Fatality Concussion Hand packers and packagers

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