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Accident: 114871.015 - Employee Sustains Multiple Fractures When Scissor Lift Falls

Accident: 114871.015 -- Report ID: 0626600 -- Event Date: 03/28/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1389049.01503/29/2019Jomar Electrical Contractors
At 3:15 p.m. on March 28, 2019, Employee #1, employed by an electrical contracto r, was working at the construction site of a new one-story commercial building. He was working from an elevated scissor lift and pulling wires for a light inst allation. The scissor lift was knocked over. This may have occurred when the s cissor lift was struck by a nearby occupied aerial lift. The scissor lift with Employee #1 fell and struck the cement floor. Emergency services transported Em ployee #1 to the hospital, where he was admitted for treatment of multiple blunt force traumatic injuries including fractures to both ankles, pelvis, and verteb ra.
Keywords: aerial lift, ankle, blunt force trauma, concrete, construction, electrical work, electrician, fall protection, fracture, installing, lighting, pelvis, scissor lift, struck against, struck by, vertebra
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition   1 22
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1389049.015 59 M Hospitalized injury Electricians FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite
FatCause:

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