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Accident: 100304.015 - Employee Doing Elevated Electrical Work Falls And Fractures

Accident: 100304.015 -- Report ID: 1050210 -- Event Date: 10/19/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1273831.01510/30/2017Juneau Electric, Llc
At 1:30 p.m. on October 19, 2017, Employee #1, employed by an electrical services company, was working at a school. He was tracing electrical lines to a scoreboard above the school's gymnasium. He was on a fixed ladder when, instead of stepping onto a catwalk platform, he stepped off the wrong side of the ladder and onto the top of suspended ceiling tiles. Employee #1 fell through the tiles, a fall height of 10.5 feet. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for a compound fracture of his right leg's tibia bone.
Keywords: tibia, electrician, fracture, leg, ladder, fall protection, electrical work, construction, elevated work platform, fall
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Alteration or rehabilitation Under $50,000
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1273831.015 51 M Hospitalized injury Fracture Electricians FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause:
FatCause: Other

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