Accident Report Detail
Accident: 201173952 - Employee Injured In Fall Through Ceiling
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|125720763||09/17/2003||1742||A L S Interiors|
On September 12, 2003, Employee #1, a drywall taper with A.L.S. Interiors, was fire taping a crawl space for heating and air conditioning equipment. He was walking on a single layer of 5/8 in. thick sheet rock when he stepped between the ceiling joists and fell approximately 9 ft 6 in. through the ceiling to a lower level. He was found by a coworker, who called Emergency Services. Employee #1 was transported by the local fire department to Sutter Roseville Medical Center, where he was hospitalized for five days with a fractured wrist, a fractured ankle, and a mild concussion.
|End Use||Proj Type||Proj Cost||Stories||NonBldgHt||Fatality|
|Other building||New project or new addition||$1,000,000 to $5,000,000||2||5|
|1||125720763||Hospitalized injury||Fracture||Drywall installers||FallDist:
Cause: Fencing, installing lights, signs, etc.
FatCause: Fall, other