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Accident: 107428.015 - Employee Sustains Leg Laceration In Fall From Ladder

Accident: 107428.015 -- Report ID: 0352410 -- Event Date: 05/22/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1329850.01505/23/2018Lima Framing Inc
At 2:00 p.m. on May 22, 2018, Employee #1, employed by a construction framing co mpany, was engaged in carpentry work at a commercial building. He was working f rom an extension ladder and cutting a 6-inch by 6-inch piece of wood with a batt ery-operated Sawzall power saw. The ladder fell, and Employee #1 fell with it, a fall height of approximately 11 feet. As he fell, his right leg came into con tact with the ladder and was lacerated. Employee #1 was transported to the hosp ital, admitted, and treated for the laceration.
Keywords: carpenter, construction, cutting, electric saw, extension ladder, fall, fall protection, falling object, laceration, leg, saw, struck against, struck by, wood slab
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Alteration or rehabilitation   11
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1329850.015 34 M Hospitalized injury Construction laborers FallDist: 11
Cause: Exterior carpentry

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