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Accident: 14503486 - Employee Killed In Fall Through Transit Roof

Accident: 14503486 -- Report ID: 0729700 -- Event Date: 04/30/1987
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10003217605/01/19873325Rockwell Int'L Corp.
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS ASSIGNED THE TASK OF CHECKING OUT THE BAY I QUENCH TANK COOLING TOWER, LOCATED ON THE ROOF. HE CLIMBED THE FIXED LADDER TO THE ROOF AND PROCEEDED DOWN THE ROOF VALLEY BETWEEN BAY 1 AND BAY 26. AS HE ATTEMPTED TO WALK ACROSS THE TRANSIT ROOF IT COLLAPSED, CAUSING HIM TO FALL 25 FEET TO THE CONCRETE FLOOR. HE WAS KILLED.
Keywords: roof, collapse, unstable surface, fall
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100032176 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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