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Accident: 117788.015 - Employee Incurs Concussion And Fractures Leg In Ladder Fall

Accident: 117788.015 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 05/15/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1404378.01505/28/2019Target Corporation

At 6:30 a.m. on May 15, 2019, an employee was descending a track ladder in a sto ckroom aisle after looking for a product to restock on a shelf. While descending the ladder she reported maintaining 3-points of contact, but she missed the las t step and fell 20 inches to the ground below. The employee suffered a concussio n and a right knee tibial plateau fracture and was hospitalized.

Keywords: aisle, climbing on ladder, concussion, department store, fall, fracture, head, knee, ladder, leg, lost control, tibia, walking backward, walking surface, warehouse, warehouse aisle

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1404378.015 65 F Hospitalized injury Laborers, except construction

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