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Accident: 170108476 - Employee Killed In Fall While Washing Windows

Accident: 170108476 -- Report ID: 0336000 -- Event Date: 05/30/1995
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12216275305/30/19957349Schiller'S Window Cleaning Company
Employee #1 was washing the exterior windows on the 13th floor of an office building. He was wearing a window washer's belt, but was not connected to the building cleats. Employee #1 fell and was killed. The employer did not have any written work rules, an employee training program, or a disciplinary action plan for employees who did not use safety equipment.
Keywords: window washer, unsecured, work rules, fall, fall protection, untrained
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 122162753 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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