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Inspection Detail

Inspection: 112031133 - The Ultimate Jump Co

Inspection Information - Office: Ca San Bernardino

Nr: 112031133Report ID: 0950633Open Date: 10/28/1991

The Ultimate Jump Co
Watson Rd
Perris, CA 92570
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 7999/Amusement and Recreation Services, Not Elsewhere Classified
Mailing: 4535 W 170th St, Lawndale, CA 90260

Inspection Type:Accident
Scope:Complete Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:11/19/1991
Close Case:01/22/1992

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 170192512Event: 10/26/1991Employee Killed When Bungee Straps Disconnect
At approximately 8:30 a.m. on October 26, 1991, Employee #1, of The Ultimate Jump, Inc., was making a demonstration bungee jump for prospective customers. He was not paid for this, but instead was given free jumps by the employer. When he jumped, all the straps and cords were hooked up, but at the top of the arc on the first rebound, the straps disconnected and Employee #1 fell to the ground. He was killed.
Keywords: unsecured, equipment failure, bungee jumping, fall
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 112031133 Fatality Other Occupation not reported

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