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Accident: 200361897 - Two Workers Sustain Fractures In Fall From Scaffold

Accident: 200361897 -- Report ID: 0453710 -- Event Date: 08/22/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31709458908/23/20131761Distintive Exteriors, Inc.
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31709459708/23/20131761Aos Developer And Investor Inc
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31709457108/23/20131521Terramor Homes, Inc.
On August 22, 2013, Employees #1 and #2 and Coworkers #1 and #2 were working from a pump jack scaffold on a residential construction site. The subsequent inspection report of North Carolina OSHA listed the employers as Aos Developer and Investor Inc, Terramor Homes, Inc., and Distinctive Exteriors, Inc. The scaffold collapsed, and the workers fell to the ground. Employee #1 required hospitalization and treatment for a chest fracture. Employee #2 required treatment for a fractured elbow, but was not hospitalized. The two other workers who fell from the scaffold were not injured. The inspection report showed that Aos Developer and Investor Inc. was issued three Serious citations.
Keywords: pump jack scaffold, elbow, chest, fracture, installing, carpenter, construction, fall, fall protection, scaffold
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Single family or duplex dwelling New project or new addition $250,000 to $500,000 2 3465
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 317094589 Occupation not reported FallDist:
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2 317094597 Hospitalized injury Fracture Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:21
Cause: Exterior carpentry
FatCause: Fall from/with scaffold
3 317094597 Non Hospitalized injury Fracture Construction laborers FallDist:
FallHt:21
Cause: Exterior carpentry
FatCause: Fall from/with scaffold
4 317094571 Occupation not reported FallDist:
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