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Accident: 201121688 - Roof Worker Fell 15 Feet From Supply Conveyor

Accident: 201121688 -- Report ID: 0950613 -- Event Date: 09/03/1998
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12552126006/24/19995211Moerman-Clark, Inc.
On September 3, 1998, Employee #1 was being raised onto a roof by a roofing supply conveyor. The conveyor was raised 15-feet above grade. The operator of the conveyor had not put out the outriggers. As the weight of Employee #1 extended to the end of the conveyor it caused the conveyor to lay down, or fall 15 feet. Employee #1 was hospitalized to treat fractures.
Keywords: loading, roof, outrigger, conveyor, fall, conveyor belt
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 125521260 Hospitalized injury Fracture Roofers

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