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Accident: 106841.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Bunker Wall

Accident: 106841.015 -- Report ID: 0522300 -- Event Date: 06/26/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1325870.01506/27/2018L & R Dairy Farm, Llc
At 2:30 p.m. on June 26, 2018, an employee was walking the wall of a bunker silo to remove tires and plastic to prepare the bunker for feeding cattle the follow ing morning. The wall was approximately 11.4 feet tall and 1.3 feet wide. After accessing the wall by way of a metal ladder and walking about 23 feet of the wal l, the employee fell and struck his head on the cement floor below. He suffered a fractured skull that resulted in his death.
Keywords: fall, fall protection, fracture, guardrail, head, struck against
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1325870.015 63 M Fatality Farm workers

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