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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 202347027 Event: 12/31/2003Fall From Elevation Kills Employee
Employee #1 was installing siding while working from an extension ladder that was tied off to a closet pole inside the building. Employee #1 fell approximately 40 ft to a concrete pad at ground level. Employee #1 had a blood alcohol level of 1.5. Employee #1 was killed.
Keywords: fracture, extension ladder, alcohol, ladder, construction, fall, fall protection
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 307226456 Fatality Fracture Construction laborers

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