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Accident: 200776128 - Employee Is Injured When Ladder Jack Scaffold Collapses

Accident: 200776128 -- Report ID: 0134000 -- Event Date: 10/18/2010
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31505302510/18/20101761Brian Nagle
On October 18, 2010, Employee #1 and some coworkers were using a ladder jack scaffold while installing a gutter. Two workers were on the platform while Employee #1 was descending by climbing around the ladder jack. The ladder jack scaffold bracket became dislodged, and the scaffold collapsed. He was hospitalized for treatment of unspecified fractures.
Keywords: fracture, collapse, unsecured, ladder jack scaffold, fall, fall protection, scaffold
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Other building Other Under $50,000 3 25
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 315053025 Hospitalized injury Fracture Occupation not reported FallDist:
Cause: Exterior carpentry
FatCause: Fall from/with scaffold

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