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Inspection: 109076323 - Georgia Power Company
Inspection Information - Office: Atlanta West
Report ID: 0418200
Open Date: 09/02/1993
Georgia Power Company
Intersection Of Old Tenn. Hwy & Whitecastville Cartersville, GA 30120
An employee was installing bird wire on a utility pole. Working 24 feet above the ground, he had his pole strap around the pole and hooked into the D-rings on his body belt. A snaphook on his lanyard disengaged itself from the D-ring, and the employee fell from the pole. He died of injuries he sustained in the fall.
snaphook rollout, power line worker, elec utility work, fall, fall protection, utility pole
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