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Inspection: 125400838 - Martin Enterprises Inc
Inspection Information - Office: Indiana
Report ID: 0551800
Open Date: 12/22/1997
Martin Enterprises Inc
(Paragon Steel) 4343 Co. Rd. 61 Butler, IN 46721
Union Status: NonUnion
SIC: 1791/Structural Steel Erection
Mailing: Attn: Tony Graber 4315 Meyer Rd., Fort Wayne, IN 46806
Employee Killed In Fall Between Roof Insulation And Decking
Employee #1, part of a six-person work crew, was installing a 6 ft long by 25 ft wide section of insulation that had been unrolled across the width of the building, parallel to the leading edge of the finished roof. Employee #1 and three coworkers were sliding the insulation out 6 ft across the purlins to the other crew members, who were working from a 2 ft wide by 3 sheets thick piece of roof decking that was 6 ft from the leading edge. During this process, Employee #1 fell approximately 47 ft between the insulation and the roof deck onto clay. He was killed. Employee #1 was not wearing any fall protection at the time of the accident.
installing, roof, roof decking, work rules, fall, fall protection, leading edge, roof opening
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