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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED
Inspection: 1243039.015 - Garcia Roofing Exteriors, Inc.

Inspection Information - Office: Calumet City

Nr: 1243039.015Report ID: 0521700Open Date: 06/28/2017

Garcia Roofing Exteriors, Inc.
8053 S. Clyde Ave.
Chicago, IL 60617
Union Status: NonUnion
NAICS: 238160/Roofing Contractors
Mailing: 6351 S. Knox Ave., Chicago, IL 60629

Inspection Type:Fat/Cat
Scope:Partial Advanced Notice:N
Safety/Health:Safety Close Conference:06/28/2017
Emphasis: L:FallClose Case:09/13/2017

Related Activity:TypeIDSafetyHealth
Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 96660.015Event: 06/27/2017Employee Falls From Roof And Is Killed
At 5:00 p.m. on June 27, 2017, an employee was carrying a bundle of shingles on his right shoulder from the ridge to the lower portion of the roof on the south side of the roof. As the employee made his way down near the section of the roof above the gutter, he apparently lost his balance, and fell to the ground approximately thirteen feet below. The employee suffered head trauma and was pronounced dead when the paramedics arrived.
Keywords: fall, residential construction, roof, lost balance
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1243039.015 Fatality Other Roofers

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