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Accident: 125441.015 - Employee Is Killed In Fall At Treatment Plant

Accident: 125441.015 -- Report ID: 0627100 -- Event Date: 04/15/2020
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1472622.01504/16/2020Phoenix Fabricators & Erectors, Llc.
At 3:00 p.m. on April 15, 2020, Employee #1, employed by a steel fabrication and erection company, was engaged in painting at a water/sewer treatment plant. He was using a boatswain's chair and preparing to paint welds inside a water tank bowl. Employee #1 fell to the concrete surface, a fall height of 35 feet, and was killed.
Keywords: paint, water tank, aerial lift, fall, fall protection, construction, steel erection
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Sewer/water treatment plant New project or new addition   0 35 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1472622.015 20 M Fatality Other Painters, construction and maintenance FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause:
FatCause: Fall through opening (other than roof)

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