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Accident: 119281.015 - Employee Breaks Leg In Misstep From 3 Foot Ladder

Accident: 119281.015 -- Report ID: 0950611 -- Event Date: 04/25/2019
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1402999.01505/17/2019The Broadmoor Hotel
At 1:13 p.m. on April 25, 2019, an employee was descending a 3 foot A-Frame ladd er when he misjudged the distance. As the employee stepped backwards with his le ft leg, it snapped. The employee broke his leg, requiring hospitalization.
Keywords: climbing on ladder, communication, descending, fall, fracture, injury illness prevention program, ladder, leg, stepladder, training
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 1402999.015 60 M Hospitalized injury Housekeepers and butlers

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