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Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 14214563 Event: 05/22/1985Fall From Different Level
EMPLOYEE WAS INSTALLING ROOF JOISTS ON ROOF BEAMS AND BECAME OVERBALANCED WHEN HIS GLOVE CAUGHT IN END CLIP OF JOIST. HE FELL 26 FT. TO CONCRETE SLAB FOUNDATION AND HIT HIS HEAD RESULTING IN FATAL INJURIES.
Keywords: erection process, installing, joist, roof, building, iron worker, construction, steel erection, fall
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 3255205 Fatality Other Construction trades, n.e.c.

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