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Accident: 640813 - Employee Killed In Fall From Collapsing Scaffold

Accident: 640813 -- Report ID: 0213900 -- Event Date: 03/14/1993
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10866471503/14/19933321Griffin Pipe Products
Employee #1 was working from a 4 pt suspended scaffold. When the anchorage broke loose, the scaffold collapsed and he fell 35 ft to ground. Suffering a head injury, Employee #1 was killed.
Keywords: anchor, head, work rules, equipment failure, scaffold collapse, fall, fall protection, concussion
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 108664715 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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