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Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 135306.015 Event: 05/03/2021Employee Is Killed In Fall From Extension Ladder
At 6:00 p.m. on May 3, 2021, an employee was standing on a 24 foot Louisville Mo del FE3224 Extension Ladder troubleshooting a TV satellite system when he fell a pproximately fifteen feet. At the time he fell, he had been trimming a tree with a STIHL Model MS271-Z.325 SPUR FarmBoss chain saw. He suffered injuries from im pact with the ground and was killed.
Keywords: blunt force, blunt force trauma, chain saw, chest, climbing on ladder, electronic technicn, electronic work, extension ladder, fall, fall protection, inexperience, ladder, repair, tree, tree trimming
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1528717.015 Fatality Electrical and electronic technicians

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