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Accident: 202485207 - Employee Falls And Fractures Hip While Removing Tarp

Accident: 202485207 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 02/09/2007
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12021041403/02/20074212Valley Commodities Dba Ag 4 Trucking

On February 9, 2007, Employee #1 was working as a truck driver (or truck and tractor equipment operator) for AG 4 Trucking. He was pulling a tarp away from a load on a trailer, when the tarp got stuck. When Employee #1 pulled harder on the tarp, he slipped onto the concrete and fractured his right hip. He was taken to the hospital, where he spent six days for treatment for his injuries.

Keywords: fracture, cover, slip, manual mat handling, fall, hip, truck driver

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 120210414 Hospitalized injury Fracture Industrial truck and tractor equipment operators

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