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Accident: 124195.015 - Employee Dies After Falling From Ladder

Accident: 124195.015 -- Report ID: 0453710 -- Event Date: 12/16/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1464185.01502/20/20201521144813 - R.G.S. Builders, Inc.
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1464186.01502/10/20201761144814 - Terry Locklear
On December 16, 2019, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, was installing shingles on the roof of a two-story residence. He was on a ladder at the roof line when he fell and landed on his stomach, a fall height of greater than 20 feet. He refused treatment while at the job site, but later that night he began to experience difficulty breathing. Emergency services were called and transported him to the hospital, where he underwent emergency surgery. He had traumatic injuries including a detached spleen and cardiac tamponade. He died in the hospital on December 20, 2019.
Keywords: spleen, installing, roof, residential construction, heart, fall, fall protection, ladder
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1464185.015 52 M Fatality Other Occupation not reported
2 1464186.015 52 M Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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