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Accident: 133791.015 - Employee Sustains Multiple Injuries In Fall From Scaffold

Accident: 133791.015 -- Report ID: 0552651 -- Event Date: 01/29/2021
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1513194.01502/04/2021Fiberclass Insulation, Llc

At 4:30 p.m. on January 29, 2021, Employee #1, employed by an insulation contrac tor, was working at the construction site for a two-story residential structure. He was moving a welded frame mobile scaffold while positioned 12 feet above t he first floor on the scaffold's work platform. During this process, the employe e rolled into a floor ductwork hole, a fall height of 12 feet. This appears to have occurred when the scaffold collapsed. The employee was transported to the hospital and admitted for treatment of fractures to the left elbow and hip and a laceration to the forehead that required stitches.

Keywords: blunt force trauma, elbow, elevated work platform, face, fall, floor hole, forehead, fracture, hip, laceration, mobile scaffold, residential construction, scaffold, structural collapse, structure moving
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition   2

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1513194.015 40 M Hospitalized injury Insulation Workers FallDist: 12
FallHt:12
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