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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 201024734 - Electrician Falls From Ladder And Sustains Fracture

Accident: 201024734 -- Report ID: 0950615 -- Event Date: 06/21/2013
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
31583058807/08/20131731On Time Services Co
At approximately 3:15 p.m. on June 21, 2013, Employee #1, an electrician employed by Time Services Co., an electrical construction firm, was working from a ladder at a commercial building construction site. He fell from the ladder at a height of approximately 12 feet. Emergency services were called, and he was transported to Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital. He was admitted and treated for an unspecified fracture. The Santa Rosa District Office of Cal/OSHA was notified of this event at approximately 9:13 a.m. on July 3, 2013, and initiated an investigation on July 8, 2013.
Keywords: fracture, installing, electrician, ladder, construction, electrical work, fall, fall protection
End Use Proj Type Proj Cost Stories NonBldgHt Fatality
Commercial building New project or new addition $50,000 to $250,000 2
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation Construction
1 315830588 Hospitalized injury Fracture Electricians FallDist:
Cause: Other Activities-Post Decking Detail Work
FatCause: Fall from/with ladder

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