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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 116583.015 - Employee Fractures Ribs, Lacerates Head In Fall From Ladder

Accident: 116583.015 -- Report ID: 0830500 -- Event Date: 05/24/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1403777.01505/28/2019Ami Mechanical, Inc.
At 10:00 a.m. on May 24, 2019, Employee #1, employed by a plumbing and heating c ompany, was working at a building construction site. He was working from a 10-f oot ladder and installing duct work when he fell, a fall height of 8 feet. The employee was transported to the hospital, admitted, and treated for five fractur ed ribs and a laceration to the head.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, construction, duct, fall, fall protection, fracture, head, installing, laceration, ladder, rib
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building New project or new addition   8
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1403777.015 49 M Hospitalized injury Heating, air conditioning, and refrig. mechanics FallDist: 8
Cause: Installing equipment (HVAC and other)

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