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INDUSTRIAL CHRONOLOGY.

Accidents to Workmen, While on Duty, for the Twelve Months Ending September 30, 1910.–Building and Construction

Employes.—(Continued).

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Fell from third story of building to ground; died of injuries.
Fell from scaffold; concussion of brain; broken collar bone.
Fell from scaffold; died of injuries.
Fell from scaffold; back broken; lower part of body paralyzed.
Fell from scaffold; died of injuries..
Fell through elevator shaft; died of injuries.
Fell from scaffold; broke arm and dislocated shoulder.
Fell from scaffold; broke arm.
Contact with live wire while repairing gutter of roof; instantly killed by shock
Collapse of scaffold; ankle broken.
Crushed under falling chimney; died of injuries.
Collapse of scaffold; leg and arm broken.
Collapse of scaffold; both arms broken.
Collapse of scaffold; arm broken, injured internally.
Fall of iron beams; foot crushed.
Fell from scaffold; injured spine.
Fell from scaffold; injured internally,
Fell from scaffold; leg broken..
Fell down elevator shaft; fractured skull, broke arm.
Large machine fell on body; died of injuries..
Fell from scaffold; skull fractured..
Fell from ladder; instantly killed.
Fell from top of building to cellar; instantly killed.
Fell from roof of porch; fractured skull at base...
Fell from roof of house; three ribs broken..
Struck by heavy timber; died of injuries.
Fell from twelve-foot ladder; right leg broken.
Fell from third story of building; leg broken and injured internally.
Fell through breaking of scaffold; skull fractured. .
Fell from scaffold; broke arm and bruised body.
Fell from scaffold on building; broke left arm.
Fell from scaffold on building; injured internally..
Fell from roof of house; two ribs broken.
Struck by engine; died of injuries two hours later.
Collapse of scaffold; broke arm and leg.
Collapse of scaffold; spine injured. ..
Fell from roof; right arm broken...
Fell from roof of building; fractured skull.
Fell from coping of house; injured internally
Fell from roof; killed instantly.
Crushed under falling beam; both legs broken.
Fell from scaffold at top of tank; spine fractured.
Fell from ladder; rib and collar bone broken.
Fell from scaffold; fractured hip.
Fell from scaffold; injured severely internally.
Iron girder fell; leg broken..
Fell from scaffold; leg broken, knee dislocated.
Fell from roof of house; bruised body, leg broken.
Fell three stories from scaffold; back broken..
Fell from scaffold at third story; died of injuries.
Fell from scaffold; back broken; body paralyzed from waist.
Fell sixty feet to ground when scaffold collapsed; broke several ribs.
Fell sixty feet to ground when scaffold collapsed; arm fractured.
Fell from scaffold while painting power house; killed instantly.
Thirty foot section of chimney fell: both legs fractured.
Fell from scaffold; arm broken. :
Fell from scaffold; broke several ribs; injured internally.
Fell from scaffold; died of injuries..
Fell from scaffold; broke three ribs.
Fell from second floor to basement; injured internally.
Fell from scaffold; arm broken; injured internally..
Struck by iron pipe; leg broken.
Fell from fifth floor to ground; killed instantly.
Fell from ladder; broke both legs.
Fell from third floor to ground; died of injuries.
Fell from scaffold; broke three ribs, head lacerated..
Fell from top of edge of roof; arm broken...

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INDUSTRIAL CHRONOLOGY.
Accidents to Workmen, While on Duty, for the Twelve Months Ending
September 30, 1910.–Building and Construction

Employes.- (Continued).

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Elisha L. Harris.
Charles Stranger.
Joseph Smith..
John Larkins.
John F. Judge.
John Bammann.
Edward Bash.
Patrick Connolly.
John Philhower.
Jeremiah Sullivan.
Jeremiah Manning.
Joel H. Smith.
Morris Balmud.
Robert Gerhart.
Morris Seger.
Michael Sweeney.
Thomas Nevind.
Joseph Bayliss..
John Smith.
Henry Geiger.
Patrick Galvin.
Alexander Keith.
Charles Tenure.
Charles Eckert.
Julius Pfinger
William Pope.
William Dillingham.
Thomas J. O'Brien.
Benjamin Paterson.
John Largen.
Robert McClury.
Christopher Risner..

INDUSTRIAL CHRONOLOGY.

Accidents to Workmen, While on Duty, for the Twelve Months Ending September 30, 1910.-Building and Construction

Employes.- (Continued).

Cause and Results of Injury

Date.

Caught between moving engine and girder of bridge; killed instantly.
Fell from scaffold; arm broken.
Fell from scaffold; fractured skull.
Fell from scaffold: injured internally
Fell from scaffold with hod of bricks; leg broken.
Contact with live wire; died of injuries
Fell from scaffold; injured spine; cannot recover.
Fell from scaffold; arm and nose broken.
Fell from second story to ground; broke three s; died of injuries.
Crushed under collapsed walls; five ribs broken.
Fell from roof of building; one leg and one arm broken.
Arm gashed by glancing blow of ax; permanently injured.
Fell from scaffold; compound fracture of leg.
Fell from scaffold; injured internally.
Fell from scaffold; died of injuries. .
Fell from roof; injured internally....
Collapse of scaffold; thrown from steeple to roof; leg broken.
Struck by train while painting bridge; killed instantly..
Fell forty feet with collapsed scaffold; part of scalp torn off.
Scaffold collapsed; died of injuries...
Scaffold collapsed; both ankles broken.
Scaffold collapsed; injured internally.
Fell forty feet to ground; when scaffold tilted; injured internally.
Fell from roof; fractured skull and injured internally.
Fell from ladder; fractured skull; died of injuries. .
Fell from scaffold; both wrists and one foot broken.
Fell from ladder; broke two ribs..
Struck by falling beam; skull fractured.
Fell from scaffold; broke shoulder blade and nose.
Fell from mast into vat of hot tar in hold; broke leg; badly burned.
Fell from scaffold; died instantly..
Fell from roof; concussion of brain.
Fell from scaffold; broke both legs.

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INDUSTRIAL CHRONOLOGY.

Accidents to Workmen, While on Duty, for the Twelve Months Ending

September 30, 1910.–Linemen and Other Electrical Workmen.

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INDUSTRIAL CHRONOLOGY.

Accidents to Workmen, While on Duty, for the Twelve Months Ending

September 30, 1910.-Linemen and Other Electrical Workmen.

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Contact with live wire while repairing; severely burned.

October 11 Fell from ladder; fractured skull.

October 11 Fell from repair car; injured internally.

October 15 Fell from pole; broke leg...

October 19 Fuse blew out; face and hands burned.

October 22 Temporary elevator fell on head; badly crushed.

October 23 Explosion of boiler; face and arms scalded.

October 28 Crushed between coal cars; instantly killed.

November 2 Fell from pole; concussion of spine.

November 12 Defective insulation wires in conduit blew out; face and hands burned.

November 29 Shocked by transformer; killed instantly..

December 12 Crushed between driving belt and pulley; instantly killed.

December 12 Shocked at top of forty-five foot pole, fell to street; died of injuries.

December 28 Struck on head by ax that fell fifty feet from belt of fellow workman; died of injuries.. January 10 Explosion of dynamite; died of injuries...

February 7 Caught live wire with both hands to prevent fall; severely burned about hands and shocked.

February 25 Contact with end of live cable; killed by shock.

March 7 Accidentally grasped live wire; flesh burned from hands.

March

24 Caught under pole that fell; died of injuries.

March 25 Fall of casting; leg broken..

April 28 Fell from pole; broke arm, injured internally.

May

21 Fell from scaffold; collarbone broken.

June

7 Contact with live wire; both arms and one leg burned.

July

9 Explosion of gas and electric flame; face and hands burned.

July

1 Touched bare wire tip; 1200 volt shock; condition critical..

July 24 Fell from pole; injured spine; bruised body.

August 4 Stunned by electric shock while in manhole; one leg amputated.

August Fell from pole; killed instantly.

August 24 Fell with decayed pole; died of injuries.

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