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Accident: 115536.015 - Employee Falls From Stepladder And Fractures Leg

Accident: 115536.015 -- Report ID: 0728900 -- Event Date: 04/11/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1394583.01504/16/2019Electronic Contracting Company
At 8:45 a.m. on April 11, 2019, Employee #1, employed by an electrical contracto r, was engaged in electrical renovation work at a commercial building. He was w orking from an A-frame stepladder and running electrical wires when the ladder b ecame unstable. The employee jumped from the ladder and landed on his feet, bre aking his leg. The employee was transported to the hospital, where he was admit ted for treatment of a fractured femur/thighbone.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, construction, electrical work, electrician, fall, fall protection, foot, fracture, rehabilitation, repair, stepladder, thigh, wire line
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building Alteration or rehabilitation   10
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Construction
1 1394583.015 50 M Hospitalized injury FallDist:
FallHt:
Cause: Other Activities-Installing Ornamental And Archite
FatCause:

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