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Accident: 117616.015 - Employee Sustains Multiple Fractures In Fall From Roof

Accident: 117616.015 -- Report ID: 0950624 -- Event Date: 03/12/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1385628.01503/15/2019Tj Roofing, Inc.
At 2:30 p.m. on March 12, 2019, Employee #1, employed by a roofing contractor, w as walking across the roof of a new two-story commercial building. He intended to complete installation of miscellaneous metal trim pieces. The employee slipp ed and fell, a fall height of 18 feet. He was transported to the hospital and a dmitted for treatment of fractures to his wrist, hip, and leg.
Keywords: blunt force trauma, construction, fall, fall protection, fracture, hip, installing, leg, roof, roofer, slip, walking surface, work surface, wrist
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition   2 18
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 1385628.015 42 M Hospitalized injury Roof Repair: Sheet Metal FallDist: 18
Cause: Roofing

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