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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14215172 - Employee Tripped Over Cable; Suffered Fatal Injury

Accident: 14215172 -- Report ID: 0454510 -- Event Date: 11/12/1984
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1533281002/11/19852261Southern Powell Corp
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS TALKING ON THE PHONE AT HER DESK. UPON COMPLETION OF THE TELEPHONE CONVERSATION SHE STOOD UP AND STARTED TO WALK TO A WORK BENCH, LOCATED 10 FEET AWAY. THE TELEPHONE CABLE WAS ROUTED FROM A WALL TO THE DESK. EMPLOYEE #1 CAUGHT HER FOOT ON THE PHONE CABLE AND FELL TO THE FLOOR. SHE SUFFERED A FRACTURED HIP AND LATER DIED. THE FLOOR WAS OF CONCRETE CONSTRUCTION, COVERED BY A CARPET.
Keywords: fracture, communication cable, tripped, fall, housekeeping, hip
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 15332810 Fatality Fracture Production testers

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