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Accident: 200774248 - Employee Is Killed In Fall From Roof

Accident: 200774248 -- Report ID: 0134000 -- Event Date: 01/05/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30952966701/06/20068741Meredith & Grew
On January 5, 2006, Employee #1, working for a management services company, was called on to address a clogged water closet in the basement of a 4-story building. He called a plumber, who told him someone would arrive next morning to assess the situation. For some reason, Employee #1 went to the roof of the building, walked beyond the guardrail, and slipped and fell from the roof. Employee #1 was killed as a result of the fall. There was no witness to the incident or information discovered as to why this employee had a need to access the roof.
Keywords: roof, slip, clogged, fall, plumbing, water pipe
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 309529667 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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