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Accident: 102873.015 - Roofer Falls From Ladder And Sustains Multiple Fractures

Accident: 102873.015 -- Report ID: 0950631 -- Event Date: 12/20/2017
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1285450.01501/02/2018Petersen-Dean, Inc
At 11:15 a.m. on December 20, 2017, Employee #1, employed by a roofing company, was engaged in roofing work at a two-story residential building. As he transiti oned from the roof to a 24-foot ladder, he lost his balance and fell, a fall hei ght of 9 feet. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for fractures to his hip, elbow, a nd multiple ribs.
Keywords: carpenter, elbow, fracture, hip, ladder, lost balance, residential construction, rib, roof
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition   2
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1285450.015 60 M Hospitalized injury Construction Laborer FallDist:
Cause: Roofing

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