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Accident: 843003 - Employee Killed In Fall From Open-Sided Floor

Accident: 843003 -- Report ID: 0522500 -- Event Date: 10/14/1992
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10882763510/14/19921796Enerfab, Inc.

Employee #1, a foreman, fell approximately 712 ft through an opening in the standard guardrailing that some iron workers had removed so a fan motor could be removed and repaired. As he fell, Employee #1 struck some conduit, then bounced outward, and landed in the Ohio River. He was killed.

Keywords: guardrail, iron worker, work rules, struck against, construction, river, fall, fall protection, open-sided floor

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 108827635 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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