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Accident: 170627996 - Employee Is Injured In Fall From Roof

Accident: 170627996 -- Report ID: 0950621 -- Event Date: 06/17/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31453260707/21/20101731Directv Inc
On June 17, 2010, Employee #1 was installing/repairing a TV satellite system on a building's roof 7 ft 11 in. high. Employee #1 was utilizing personal fall protection but for some reason fell off the roof on to a concrete sidewalk. Employee #1 sustained fractures to his clavicle and three ribs. Employee #1 was hospitalized.
Keywords: fracture, installing, repair, roof, collarbone, construction, rib, fall, fall protection, concrete
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling Maintenance or repair Under $50,000 1
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 314532607 Hospitalized injury Fracture Electrical and electronic technicians FallDist:
Cause: Installing equipment (HVAC and other)
FatCause: Fall from roof

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