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Accident: 108868.015 - Employee Fractures Hip In Fall From Dumpster

Accident: 108868.015 -- Report ID: 0524500 -- Event Date: 06/19/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1318470.01505/24/2018Pugsley Container, Llc
At 11:00 a.m. on June 19, 2018, Employee #1 was repositioning material on top of a 15 yard roll off dumpster. The employee climbed onto the side rail of the dum pster and began pushing on the material to move it into position. The materials broke and the employee fell to his side. The employee's leg became caught betwee n the side rail and the dumpster as he fell. Employee #1 sustained a broken hip, which required surgery and hospitalization.
Keywords: caught between, dumpster, fall, fracture, hip, leg, rail
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1318470.015 52 M Hospitalized injury Garbage collectors

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