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Accident: 100528.015 - Employee Suffers A Laceration When He Falls From Ladder Onto

Accident: 100528.015 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 06/29/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1248264.01507/19/2017Raj Manufacturing Llc

At 3:00 p.m. on June 29, 2017, Employee #1 was working from a ten foot A-Frame l adder to trim a tree with a chainsaw using. As the employee cut a branch, it fel l to the ground, and rolled towards the ladder. The branch struck the ladder, ca using the employee to lose his balance and fall from the ladder and drop the cha insaw. He landed on the saw, sustaining a laceration to the right side of his lo wer back. The employee was hospitalized and released 3 days later.

Keywords: back, chain saw, fall, laceration, ladder, tree limb, tree trimming

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1248264.015 41 M Hospitalized injury Miscellaneous hand working occupations

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