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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 202014379 - Employee Dies After Fall From Elevation

Accident: 202014379 -- Report ID: 0216000 -- Event Date: 10/05/2006
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30959595710/16/20061761Sandhu Contracting,Inc
On October 5, 2006, Employee #1 was working from an elevated work surface, pulling up pipes used for hot tar operations. As the employee was working, he fell 15 ft to the ground and sustained a concussion. He was transported to Jacobi Hospital in Bronx, New York, where he died due to his injury.
Keywords: construction, manual mat handling, fall, fall protection, pipe, concussion, elevated work plat, hot tar, untrained
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Maintenance or repair Under $50,000 1 15 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 309595957 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported FallDist:
FallHt:15
Cause: Roofing
FatCause: Fall from roof

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