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Accident: 119990.015 - Employee Falls From Top Of Silo And Is Killed

Accident: 119990.015 -- Report ID: 0521400 -- Event Date: 09/16/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1431995.01509/17/2019Sterling Steel Company, Llc
At 7:30 p.m. on September 16, 2019, an employee was working on top of a silo and had been taping a transfer pipe. At some point, the employee fell through the guardrail openings and struck the ground, killing him. Injuries included a fractured pelvis, dislocated bones, and head and neck lacerations.
Keywords: silo, dislocated, fall, fracture, laceration, guardrail, blunt force trauma
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1431995.015 46 M Fatality Dislocation Laborers, except construction

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