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Accident: 90827.015 - Employee Falls From Aerial Lift And Is Killed

Accident: 90827.015 -- Report ID: 0420600 -- Event Date: 11/21/2016
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1193243.01511/21/2016Corrosion Control, Inc.
At 12:30 p.m. on November 21, 2016, an employee was riding in an aerial lift and bringing up paint spraying equipment to paint storage silos. The basket of the aerial lift got caught on a fixed anchor point on top of a storage silo. The employee tried to get the basket off of the anchor point by retracting the boom. This caused two wheels to rise on the bottom of the aerial lift and the lift became unstable. When basket became free from the anchor point, the aerial lift tipped over with the employee inside of the basket. The employee fell with the aerial lift basket and was killed.
Keywords: anchor, fall, aerial lift
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Alteration or rehabilitation   50 X
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1193243.015 58 M Fatality Fracture Painters, construction and maintenance

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