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Accident: 118092.015 - Employee Falls From Ladder And Fractures Leg And Arm

Accident: 118092.015 -- Report ID: 0950643 -- Event Date: 03/26/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1403044.01505/20/2019Kling Family Construction
At 4:59 p.m. on March 26, 2019, Employee #1, employed by a construction company, was doing maintenance/repair work at a two-story residence. He was climbing up a 24-foot extension ladder that was placed on a piece of plastic. The ladder s lipped, and he fell with the ladder. The employee was transported to the hospit al and admitted for treatment of fractures to his left thighbone and left arm.
Keywords: arm, blunt force trauma, climbing on ladder, extension ladder, fall, fall protection, falling object, forearm, fracture, leg, residential construction, slip, thigh, unsecured, unstable position, unstable surface
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Maintenance or repair   2
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Construction
1 1403044.015 34 M Hospitalized injury FallDist:
Cause: Exterior masonry

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