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Accident: 115249.015 - Employee Sustains Blunt Force Trauma To Brain In Fall From B

Accident: 115249.015 -- Report ID: 0636900 -- Event Date: 04/10/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1392251.01504/10/2019Fyre-Stone, Inc.
At 1:00 p.m. on April 10, 2019, an employee was climbing a 4 foot ladder to acce ss the roof to install a dryer duct. The employee fell backwards when a coworke r tried to boost him onto the roof, sustaining blunt force trauma injuries to hi s brain. The employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, brain, fall, ladder, roof, struck against
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling Alteration or rehabilitation  
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1392251.015 54 M Hospitalized injury Installers And Repairers FallDist: 8
Cause: Installing plumbing, lighting fixtures

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