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Accident: 201022621 - Employee Falls From Lift And Breaks Leg

Accident: 201022621 -- Report ID: 0950615 -- Event Date: 12/10/2009
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12553198812/14/20093499Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation

On December 10, 2009, a maintenance lead man, an employee of a Sanitation system company, was installing thermal curtains on a roll up door. The lift tipped over and the employee fell from a height of about 9 feet and seriously injured his left upper femur and humorous.

Keywords: fracture, hydraulic lift, fall, door, leg, overturn

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 125531988 Hospitalized injury Fracture Machinery maintenance occupations

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