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Accident: 100279.015 - Employee Falls From Ladder And Is Killed

Accident: 100279.015 -- Report ID: 0523400 -- Event Date: 10/25/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1272724.01510/25/2017Staff Electric Co, Inc
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1272716.01510/25/2017M. A. Mortenson Company
At 1:30 p.m. on October 25, 2017, an employee was working from a 10 foot A-frame ladder roughing in non-energized electrical equipment. The employee fell off of the ladder and struck his head and chest during the fall. According to the medical examiner (ME), the cause of death was blunt force trauma injuries to the head and chest. The ME did note there was an acute heart attack due to cardiovascular disease. The employee was killed onsite.
Keywords: cardiac arrest, ladder, heart attack, fall, electrical
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition $20,000,000 and over 5 50 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1272724.015 57 M Fatality Other Electricians FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite
FatCause: Other
2 1272716.015 57 M Fatality Other Electricians FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite
FatCause: Other

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