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Accident: 201703584 - Worker Is Injured When Struck By Board And Thrown Onto Steps

Accident: 201703584 -- Report ID: 1054115 -- Event Date: 10/26/2012
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31592894510/31/20121771Kevin Stamback Construction Llc
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31592899410/31/20126531Pinnacle Construction & Development Llc

On October 26, 2012, Employee #1, employed by a concrete specialty construction company contracted by Pinnacle Construction & Development LLC, was working at a residential building, a house. He stepped out of the house and onto the front porch deck. The deck was under construction. It was joist framed but did not yet have subfloor sheeting. He stepped on the end of a board that was laid across the floor joist. The board flipped vertically, and the other end struck Employee #1's abdomen. Employee #1 was thrown onto the concrete steps in front of the porch. He sustained internal injuries to his abdomen that required hospitalization.

Keywords: board, concrete, ejected, abdomen, joist, building, construction, fall, struck by
Accident Details
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 2 18

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 315928945 Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Construction laborers FallDist:
Cause: Other Activities-Post Decking Detail Work
FatCause: Fall through opening (other than roof)
2 315928994 Occupation not reported FallDist:

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