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Accident: 14226252 - Employee Dies From Fall From Roof

Accident: 14226252 -- Report ID: 0316100 -- Event Date: 04/16/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10264557904/16/19907349American Windown & Building Cleaning Contractors
Employee #1 a window washer, fell to his death when his rigging anchorage failed. As he slipped over the side of the roof, the ropes securing him slipped off of the roof. He was not using a third line safety nor did he have a secondary tie back for his primary anchorage ropes.
Keywords: anchor, roof bracket, window washer, roof, roof hook, roof outrigger, fall
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 102645579 Fatality Fracture Occupation not reported

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