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Accident: 120166.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Truss

Accident: 120166.015 -- Report ID: 0454510 -- Event Date: 09/16/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1432840.01509/20/2019175174203 - Charleston Framing Llc
At 12:00 p.m. on September 16, 2019, an employee was working with two coworkers to install a wood framework on a two story residential home. The employee was working from a truss when the truss collapsed and the employee fell nine and a half feet, striking the second floor and then further fell an additional ten and a half feet to the concrete floor of the first floor. The employee was killed by unspecified injuries sustained in the fall.
Keywords: truss, collapse, fall, fall protection, residential construction, installing, framing
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1432840.015 38 M Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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