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Accident: 200823151 - Employee Injured In Fall

Accident: 200823151 -- Report ID: 0521400 -- Event Date: 09/08/2005
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30815324609/10/20051741Rosemont Masonry Corporation
At approximately noon on September 8, 2005, Employee #1 was working on the outrigger portion of a Waco tubular welded frame scaffold during overhand bricklaying on the fourth floor of a multi-story condominium. Employee #1 was laying a block wall with two window openings that were approximately 6-feet high by 5-feet wide. He apparently lost his balance and fell through a window opening in the block wall. Employee #1 fell approximately 45 feet to grade on the outside of the building, fracturing his ankles, pelvis, and ribs. Employee was hospitalized.
Keywords: chest, fracture, construction, torso, fall, lost balance, work surface, scaffold, tubular scaffold
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Multi-family dwelling New project or new addition $5,000,000 to $20,000,000 5 50
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 308153246 Hospitalized injury Fracture Brickmasons and stonemasons FallDist:
FallHt:45
Cause: Exterior masonry
FatCause: Fall from/with scaffold

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