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Inspection: 303989784 - R. Hyden Construction, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Jacksonville


Inspection Nr: 303989784
Report ID: 0419700
Date Opened: 07/24/2002

Site Address:
R. Hyden Construction, Inc.
University Of Florida Ben Hill Griffin Stadium
Gainesville, FL 32604

Mailing Address:
4128 Nw 13th St, Gainesville, FL 32609

Union Status: NonUnion



Inspection Type: Unprog Rel

Scope: Complete

Advanced Notice: N

Ownership: Private

Safety/Health: Safety

Close Conference: 09/13/2002

Emphasis: L:Fall, L:Flcare, S:Construction

Case Closed: 11/06/2002

Related Activity
Type Activity Nr Safety Health
Accident 101352466
Accident 101352482

Investigation Summary

Investigation Nr: 201351780
Event: 07/29/2002
Employee Dies Of Apparent Respiratory Tract Disease

On July 29, 2002, Employee #1 was completing some connections on a steel beam that was approximately 15 ft above the ground. When Employee #1 was finished, he stood up and then fell from the beam. Employee #1 was wearing appropriate personal fall protection equipment, including a harness and lanyard. This arrested his fall after approximately 3 ft, but he then swung toward the support column and struck his head. Employee #1 was killed. The medical examiner's report stated that his death was "natural", and that the probable cause was "severe centrilobular emphysema and generalized pleural fibrosis."

Keywords:fall, walking on beam, lung, iron worker, cardiovasc disease, struck against, construction, respiratory tract

Investigated Inspection
# Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 303989784 Occupation not reported
2 303989784 Occupation not reported
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