Accident Report Detail
Accident: 202311619 - Employee Slips On Wet Ladder Rung And Falls
|Inspection||Open Date||SIC||Establishment Name|
|125575019||03/17/1999||8741||Acco Management Co./Avery Construction Co.|
Employee #1 working with two others including a supervisor were cutting and pulling bushes and trees. The weather was cold and wet from rain. The supervisor was on an extension ladder cutting branches from a tree to be felled. He climbed down and went to get a larger chain saw. While he was gone, Employee #1 picked up the saw and climbed the ladder and began cutting branches. He began to descend the ladder and lost his footing on a wet rung. He tossed the saw as he was falling and landed on his tailbone. He was hospitalized with bruises and contusions.
|1||125575019||Hospitalized injury||Bruise/Contus/Abras||Occupation not reported|