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Accident: 110142.015 - Employee Falls From Ladder, Sustains Concussion, Fractures

Accident: 110142.015 -- Report ID: 0112000 -- Event Date: 09/07/2018
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1345367.01509/07/2018Dbs Energy, Inc.
At 9:00 a.m. on September 7, 2018, Employee #1 was working from an aluminum exte nsion ladder at a one-story residential structure. He was using a screw gun and installing roofing flashing when the ladder slid off the roof's gable end. The employee fell, a fall height of 12 feet. He was transported to the hospital, a dmitted, and treated for a concussion and multiple fractures.
Keywords: brain, concussion, extension ladder, fall, fall protection, falling object, fracture, head, installing, residential construction, roof, unsecured, unstable position
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition   1 15
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1345367.015 50 M Hospitalized injury Roofers: Helpers FallDist: 12
Cause: Roofing

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