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Accident: 201612165 - Employee Injured In Fall While Rapelling

Accident: 201612165 -- Report ID: 1054113 -- Event Date: 06/19/2000
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30335384106/23/20009131City Of Newport
Employee #1 was preparing for a training session on rappelling. An anchor point had been installed on a roof. Employee #1 has just come off the roof and was attempting to rappel down when the fall occurred. Employee #1 fell approximately 20-ft-to-30-ft to a lower level. Employee #1 was hospitalized with fractures.
Keywords: anchor, fall, fall protection
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 303353841 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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