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Accident: 909713 - Employee Falls As Scaffold Is Moved

Accident: 909713 -- Report ID: 0454510 -- Event Date: 02/08/1995
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12467366603/02/19951541Ecb Construction Co

Employee #1 and a coworker were installing sheet metal panels at a roll up door. Both were working from a fully-decked mobile scaffold over 15 feet high when two coworkers attempted to move it to let a forklift pass through the door. No guardrails were around the scaffold work deck. When the scaffold was moved, Employee #1 lost his balance and fell to the concrete floor; he required hospitalization.

Keywords: guardrail, mobile scaffold, work rules, construction, fall, lost balance, scaffold

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 124673666 Hospitalized injury Fracture Construction trades, n.e.c.

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