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Accident: 104183.015 - Employee Falls From Roof Beam And Fractures Leg

Accident: 104183.015 -- Report ID: 0521100 -- Event Date: 03/21/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1304467.01503/26/2018Mr Neubert Construction Llc

At 3:30 p.m. on March 21, 2018, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, was laying roof decking for a new commercial building. As he walked on the pur lin beams to retrieve roofing materials, he fell off a purlin and through unsecu red insulation and the fall protection system, landing in an aerial basket on th e ground, a fall height of 26 feet. Emergency services were called, and Employe e #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for a fractur ed right thighbone, bruising to his right arm, and abrasions to both legs.

Keywords: arm, construction, decking, fall, fall protection, fracture, installing, leg, roof, walking on beam
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition   1

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1304467.015 26 M Hospitalized injury Construction laborers FallDist: 26
Cause: Installation Of Decking-Initial Laying Deck (Incl

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