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Accident: 201363330 - Bricklayer Fell 19 Feet Down Unguarded Elevator Shaft

Accident: 201363330 -- Report ID: 0419400 -- Event Date: 12/19/2008
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31141800812/19/20081531W. A. Hollingsworth Construction, Inc.
On December 19, 2008, Employee #1, a bricklayer working on a project that was renovating an old department store into condominiums fell 19-feet down an unguarded elevator shaft. At the time of the fall Employee #1 was laying bricks to repair a sewer line.
Keywords: brick, fall, unguarded, elevator shaft
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling Alteration or rehabilitation $1,000,000 to $5,000,000 4 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 311418008 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Exterior masonry
FatCause: Fall from/with structure (other than roof)

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