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Accident: 170132344 - Employee Injured In Fall From Roof

Accident: 170132344 -- Report ID: 1054118 -- Event Date: 12/22/1997
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
12374676012/23/19971731Alert Electric Inc
At 9:50 a.m. on December 22, 1997, Employee #1 was rolling out #4 wire. He tripped and stumbled about 10 to 15 ft onto another roof, and then fell approximately 22 ft to the gravel roadway. Employee #1 sustained a concussion, fractured ribs, and a fractured collarbone. He was transported to Providence Hospital in Medford, Oregon.
Keywords: fracture, roof, collarbone, construction, tripped, rib, fall, concussion, lost balance
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 32 32
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 123746760 Hospitalized injury Fracture Machinery maintenance occupations FallDist:
Cause: Roofing
FatCause: Fall from roof

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