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Accident: 99607.015 - Worker Falls From Roof, Incurs Head And Leg Injuries

Accident: 99607.015 -- Report ID: 0950644 -- Event Date: 03/02/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1219265.01503/23/2017Carlos' Painting Incorporated

At 11:10 a.m. on March 2, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a painting company, was on a building roof and engaged in construction activity. He fell from the roof to the concrete walkway. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was t ransported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for a head injury and m ultiple fractures and contusions to his right knee and both lower legs. The sub sequent investigation report included two versions of Employee #1's work activit y at the time of his fall: he reportedly was either painting a gutter or instal ling a window screen.

Keywords: building, construction, contusion, fall, fall protection, fracture, head, knee, leg, roof

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1219265.015 60 M Hospitalized injury Painters, construction and maintenance FallDist:
Cause: Exterior painting

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