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Accident: 83584.015 - Employee Falls From Grain Elevator Platform And Is Killed

Accident: 83584.015 -- Report ID: 0728900 -- Event Date: 03/09/2016
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1131632.01503/10/2016Elite Ag Systems, Inc.
At approximately 2:30 p.m. on March 9, 2016, an employee was installing a platform at a grain elevator. Apparently, the employee was transitioning from one location to another and had unhooked his fall protection, six foot positioning lanyard on his DBI SALA harness to transition. The employee fell approximately 30 feet to the ground and was killed.
Keywords: platform, fall, grain elevator, fall protection
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Refinery New project or new addition   38 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Construction
1 1131632.015 62 M Fatality Other FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause:
FatCause: Fall from/with platform catwalk (attached to struc

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