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Accident: 115962.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall Down Elevator Shaft

Accident: 115962.015 -- Report ID: 0418800 -- Event Date: 05/03/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1398409.01505/03/2019Jc & A Electrical Contractors, Inc.
At 9:30 a.m. on May 3, 2019, Employee #1, employed by an electrical services com pany, was engaged in electrical work at a new commercial building. He was insta lling a temporary electrical box on the nineteenth floor and wiring or conduit p ipes between the eighteenth and nineteenth floors. Employee #1 fell down an ele vator shaft, from the nineteenth floor to the bottom of the shaft on the ninth f loor. He was killed in the fall.
Keywords: conduit, construction, electrical box, electrical work, electrician, elevator shaft, fall, fall protection, installing
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition   10 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1398409.015 50 M Fatality Electricians FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Temporary work (buildings, facilities)
FatCause:

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