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Accident: 14548598 - Construction Worker Injured In Fall From Extension Ladder

Accident: 14548598 -- Report ID: 0951510 -- Event Date: 02/12/1987
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
10190415902/18/19871521Keauhou Kona Resort Co
EMPLOYEE #1 WAS PLASTERING A GYPSUM BOARD COLUMN FROM AN ALUMINUM EXTENSION LADDER. HE FELL FROM APPROXIMATELY 10 FEET TO A CONCRETE FLOOR. ANOTHER EMPLOYEE WORKING IN THE SAME ROOM SAW EMPLOYEE #1 HIT THE FLOOR. EMPLOYEE #1 RECEIVED A CEREBRAL CONCUSSION, SEVERE SKULL FRACTURE, LEFT RIB FRACTURE AND LACERATIONS. THE LADDER WAS A WERNER SAF-T-MASTER ALUMINUM EXTENSION LADDER WITH A TOTAL LENGTH OF 24 FEET.
Keywords: fracture, head, extension ladder, ladder, construction, laceration, rib, fall, concussion
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 101904159 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported

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