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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 200800282 - Employee Killed In Fall Inside Cooling Tower

Accident: 200800282 -- Report ID: 0523300 -- Event Date: 05/01/2000
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30057106405/02/20001542Joe Daniels Construction Company, Inc.
Employee #1 was working inside a cooling tower when the structural member on which he was standing broke. He fell approximately 30 ft and was killed.
Keywords: cooling tower, construction, equipment failure, fall, fall protection, work surface
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Powerplant Alteration or rehabilitation $50,000 to $250,000 40 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 300571064 Fatality Other Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Interior carpentry
FatCause: Fall from/with structure (other than roof)

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