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Accident: 105363.015 - Employee Clearing Debris Falls From Balcony And Injures Leg

Accident: 105363.015 -- Report ID: 0950632 -- Event Date: 03/30/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1314383.01505/08/2018Coral Reef Enterprises
At 10:15 a.m. on March 30, 2018, Employee #1 and two coworkers, laborers employed by a construction framing company, were working at a multiemployer job site, the construction of an eight-story multifamily residence. They were engaged in housekeeping, clearing debris from work areas and moving it to a ground level trash container. Employee #1 was on the edge of a second floor balcony and throwing debris over a wood guardrail when he fell, a fall height of 10 feet. Emergency services were called, and Employee #1 was transported to the hospital, admitted, and treated for unspecified injuries to his leg.
Keywords: wood erection, cleaning, erection process, guardrail, leg, residential construction, housekeeping, fall protection, fall
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling New project or new addition   8 70
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1314383.015 35 M Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Construction laborers FallDist:
FatCause: Fall from/with structure (other than roof)

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