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Accident: 109689.015 - Employee Fractures Hip, Ribs And Ankle In Fall From Ladder

Accident: 109689.015 -- Report ID: 0521700 -- Event Date: 06/26/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1330825.01507/20/2018Quality Construction
At 10:30 a.m. on June 26, 2018, an employee was working from an extension ladder painting the gutter on a single family home. As the employee began to descend t he ladder, the ladder feet moved and the employee fell fifteen feet. The employe e fractured his hip, ribs and ankle.
Keywords: ankle, descending, extension ladder, fall, fracture, hip, ladder, rib
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling Maintenance or repair   1 18
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1330825.015 25 M Hospitalized injury Construction laborers FallDist: 10
Cause: Exterior painting

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