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Accident: 116847.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Roof

Accident: 116847.015 -- Report ID: 0418100 -- Event Date: 06/05/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1405826.01506/05/2019Kpd Construction & Framing, Llc
At 1:00 a.m. on June 5, 2019, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, w as engaged in roofing work at a two-story residential structure. He was install ing sheathing (decking) to the roof when he fell, a fall height of 20 feet. Emp loyee #1 was killed. The investigation determined he had been wearing a body ha rness, but it was not attached to an anchor point.
Keywords: decking, fall, fall protection, installing, ppe, residential construction, roof
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition   2 25 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1405826.015 35 M Fatality Laborers, except construction FallDist: 20
Cause: Roofing

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