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Accident: 200771681 - Employee Injured In Fall From Scaffold

Accident: 200771681 -- Report ID: 0134000 -- Event Date: 03/01/2002
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30381075803/04/20021751Mark Kelley Construction
On March 1, 2002, Employee #1 was standing on a 20 foot wooden plank which was resting on a metal Vanguard roof bracket. The plank was not secured properly which caused the scaffolding to collapse. Employee #1 fell 21 feet to the ground and sustained multiple fractures. Employee #1 was hospitalized for his injuries.
Keywords: roof bracket, fracture, unsecured, plank, scaffold collapse
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition $1,000,000 to $5,000,000 2 25
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 303810758 Hospitalized injury Fracture Carpenters FallDist:
FallHt:18
Cause: Exterior carpentry
FatCause: Fall from/with scaffold

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