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Accident: 170179824 - Employee Injured In Fall When Scaffold Overturns

Accident: 170179824 -- Report ID: 0950645 -- Event Date: 07/21/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
11221206307/26/19901721A J Fistes Painting Co.
At approximately 9:00 a.m. on July 21, 1990, Employee #1 was on a 9 1/2 ft high by 29 in. wide rolling scaffold. The scaffold was too high for its width, and it fell over with Employee #1 still on it. The scaffold did not have outriggers and was not tied-off , guyed, or otherwise secured.
Keywords: mobile scaffold, outrigger, unsecured, work rules, construction, guy, tie-off, overturn
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 112212063 Non Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Painters, construction and maintenance

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