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Accident: 114667.015 - Employee Raising Framed Wall Fractures Ribs When Struck By

Accident: 114667.015 -- Report ID: 0950624 -- Event Date: 02/22/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1386947.01503/20/2019M & S Construction Services, Inc.

At 12:00 p.m. on February 22, 2019, Employee #1 and coworkers, employed by a fra ming construction company, were engaged in framing work for a new multifamily re sidential structure. Employee #1 was helping to raise a framed wall that measur ed approximately 8 feet wide by 16 feet high. The framed wall slipped off the 8 -inch concrete slab and fell backward onto Employee #1, who sustained crushing i njuries. Emergency services transported the employee to the hospital, where he was admitted and treated for multiple fractured ribs.

Keywords: blunt force trauma, carpenter, concrete slab, crushed, falling object, fracture, frame, framing, installing, residential construction, rib, struck by
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling New project or new addition   0 0

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1386947.015 42 M Hospitalized injury Carpenters FallDist:
Cause: Exterior carpentry

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