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Accident: 105050.015 - Employee Falls From Scaffold And Incurs Multiple Injuries

Accident: 105050.015 -- Report ID: 0352410 -- Event Date: 03/27/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1305780.01503/27/2018K.B. Coldiron, Inc.
At 1:45 p.m. on March 27, 2018, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, was engaged in a window installation for a new three-story commercial building. He was working from a mobile scaffold inside the structure. As Employee #1 pr epared to use an extension ladder to climb down from the scaffold, the scaffold rolled and the ladder fell. Employee #1 fell to the concrete surface, a fall he ight of 14 feet. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transporte d to the hospital. He was admitted and treated for multiple injuries, including fractures to his hip and thighbone, a dislocated shoulder, lacerations, and con tusions.
Keywords: construction, contusion, extension ladder, fall, fall protection, fracture, hip, installing, laceration, leg, scaffold, shoulder, thigh, unsecured
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition   3 30
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Construction
1 1305780.015 55 M Hospitalized injury FallDist: 14
FallHt:14
Cause: Installing interior walls, ceilings, doors
FatCause:

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