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Accident: 316521525 - Firefighter Injured In Fall At Training Site

Accident: 316521525 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 02/20/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31652152503/19/20139224City Of Sacramento Fire Department Station 99

At approximately 9:30 p.m. on February 20, 2013, Employee #1, a 29-year-old reserve volunteer fire fighter with City of Sacramento Fire Department Station 99, while at a routine training exercise, at a Sacramento City Fire Department training site, was on the Water Tower when fell approximately 15 ft. to 18 ft. to the ground. Employee #1 was transported to UC Davis and then to Mercy San Juan for follow-up treatment of broken right big toe, ankle, left patella, fractured left jaw, and concussion. Employee #1 was hospitalized and treated in hospital for two days prior to his release.

Keywords: firefighter, knee, fracture, laceration, fall, toe, concussion, face, ankle

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 316521525 Hospitalized injury Fracture Firefighting occupations

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