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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 201401445 Event: 01/21/1998Employee Killed When He Fell Through Open Floor Hole
On January 21, 1998, a new addition to a structure was being built. Employee #1 was told to cut the stairway hold in the floor. Employee #1 was killed when he fell 18 feet through the hole.
Keywords: guardrail, ppe, floor hole, fall, fall protection
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 124903071 Fatality Other Construction laborers

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