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Accident: 122572.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Beam

Accident: 122572.015 -- Report ID: 0214700 -- Event Date: 07/02/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1451729.01512/18/2019Troy Construction & Design, Inc.
At 8:00 a.m. on July 2, 2019, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, was erecting the framework for a gazebo. As he walked along a beam without fall protection, he lost balance and fell, a fall height of approximately 11 feet. As he fell, his leg became entangled in a stepladder, causing him to cartwheel. Employee #1 landed head first on the concrete surface and sustained a traumatic subdural hemorrhage. Employee #1 was killed.
Keywords: stepladder, unconsciousness, wood erection, concrete, fall, erection process, head, lost balance, hemorrhage, fall protection, entangled, construction, carpenter, walking on beam
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition   1 11 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1451729.015 48 M Fatality Bruise/Contus/Abras Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause:
FatCause: Fall from roof

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