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Accident: 200554038 - Employee Killed In Fall

Accident: 200554038 -- Report ID: 0625700 -- Event Date: 09/08/2005
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30907919209/09/20051799Scaffolding Rental And Erection Services, Llc
At approximately 7:45 a.m. on September 8, 2005, Employee #1 was dismantling scaffolding which was erected on a flat roof. Employee #1 had personal fall protection equipment; however, he did not have his lanyard secured. Employee #1 lost his balance, fell 67 feet to the concrete, and was killed.
Keywords: dismantling, ppe, struck against, fall, fall protection, lost balance, work surface, scaffold
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 5 67 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 309079192 Fatality Other Helpers, construction trades FallDist:
Cause: Exterior carpentry
FatCause: Fall from/with scaffold

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