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Accident: 101984.015 - Employee Falls From Roof And Incurs Multiple Fractures

Accident: 101984.015 -- Report ID: 0950612 -- Event Date: 12/28/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1285651.01501/02/2018Gold Coast Contractors Inc.
At 8:00 a.m. on December 28, 2017, Employee #1, a carpenter employed by a constr uction company, was engaged in framing work at a commercial building. He used a n electric scissor lift to hoist himself to the pitched roof. The wood decking onto which he stepped was wet from morning dew. Employee #1 slipped and fell, a fall height of 13 feet. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was tr ansported to the hospital, admitted, and treated for multiple traumatic injuries , including fractures to his shoulder bones, arms and hands, as well as facial a nd other injuries.
Keywords: arm, carpenter, construction, face, fall, fall protection, fracture, hand, roof, shoulder
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Alteration or rehabilitation   1 16
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1285651.015 26 M Hospitalized injury Carpenters FallDist: 13
FallHt:13
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite
FatCause:

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