Accident Report Detail
Accident Summary Nr: 170864664 - Employee Injured In Fall From Ladder
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Abstract: At a approximately 10:55 a.m. on November 03, 1999, Employee #1 fell approximately 12 ft from a ladder while helping to install a section of a six-inch recovery line on a 2,000 barrel slop tank. Employee #1 was operating the crane utilized to support the section of the pipe. A coworker was acting as a safety watch and holding the ladder. Another coworker was on the ladder performing the maintenance with a breathing apparatus to protect him from potentially high levels of hydrogen sulfide. The coworker on the ladder came down to change air bottles when Employee #1 climbed the ladder to continue maintenance without proper protective equipment. Within minutes Employee #1 fell approximately 12 ft from the ladder. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
|Employee #||Inspection Nr||Age||Sex||Degree||Nature of Injury||Occupation|
|1||126146208||Hospitalized injury||Other||Laborers, except construction|