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Accident: 101526.015 - Employee Sustains Fractured Hip In Foot Fall From Scaffold

Accident: 101526.015 -- Report ID: 0111500 -- Event Date: 08/31/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1260977.01508/31/2017Fairfield Insulation Llc

At 2:21 p.m. on August 31, 2017, Employee #1 was standing on a 15 foot mobile tu bular frame scaffold, spraying foam insulation onto the ceiling. A coworker trie d to reposition the scaffold, causing it to fall over. Employee #1 fell to the c oncrete floor below and sustained a hip fracture. He was hospitalized for his in jury.

Keywords: concrete slab, fall, fall protection, fracture, hip, scaffold, struck against
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition   1 25

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1260977.015 36 M Hospitalized injury Insulation Workers FallDist: 15
Cause: Temporary work (buildings, facilities)

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