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Accident: 202649232 - Construction Worker Is Killed In Fall From Ladder

Accident: 202649232 -- Report ID: 0352430 -- Event Date: 10/27/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31680454110/27/20121521Paul Kegley Dba Pk Installs
On October 27, 2012, Employee #1, employed as a laborer by a small building contractor doing business as PK Installs, was involved in construction work at a two-story single family dwelling. He was working from a 32-foot extension ladder, installing Tyvek paper approximately 25 feet above the ground. He fell from the ladder to the compacted dirt ground below. He was killed by the fall.
Keywords: extension ladder, installing, building, ladder, construction, fall, fall protection, thermal insulation
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 2 30 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 316804541 Fatality Other Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:20
Cause: Exterior carpentry
FatCause: Fall from/with ladder

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