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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 136730.015 Event: 06/16/2021Employee Falls From Ladder And Is Killed
At 9:00 a.m. on June 16, 2021, an employee used an eight-foot stepladder to inst all a fire alarm system. The employee was witnessed to showing signs of a seizur e, fell backwards approximately four feet and hit the floor headfirst. The emplo yee was killed by blunt force trauma to the head.
Keywords: alarm, blunt force trauma, fall, head, installing, ladder, stepladder
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1539419.015 Fatality Electricians

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