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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 644013 - Employee Killed In Fall Through Floor Hole

Accident: 644013 -- Report ID: 0215000 -- Event Date: 03/29/1990
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10048499703/29/19901741Westchester Masonry Corp.
Employee #1 squeezed between the guardrails protecting an approximately 1/8 in. thick plywood floor hole cover and stood on the cover. The cover gave way and he fell approximately 55 feet to a concrete floor. He sustained a concussion and was killed.
Keywords: head, cover, work rules, construction, fall, floor opening, concussion, unstable position
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 100484997 Fatality Concussion Occupation not reported

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