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Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 102213.015 Event: 10/16/2017Employee Falls From Height And Incurs Multiple Injuries
At 8:00 p.m. on October 16, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a construction and me chanical services company, was doing maintenance/repair work at a manufacturing plant. He was checking an elevated area where a new steam pipe was to be instal led. Employee #1 fell, a fall height of 20 feet. Emergency services were calle d, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for multiple injuries.
Keywords: building, construction, elevated work platform, fall, fall protection, installing, maintenance, pipe, repair, steam
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1274101.015 Hospitalized injury Welders and cutters

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